Clean Vehicles Director Julia Poliscanova was quoted in an article sharing three pillars which must be part of the European Union’s Critical Raw Materials Act.

In addition to recommending any mines in Europe meet best-practice standards, she noted: “Although domestic production is the goal, imports will be inevitable. It means transparent and diverse markets, supported by strong sustainability standards such as the Initiative for Responsible Mining Assurance (IRMA), are key to guaranteeing responsible supply.”