The Rock Hound: Muzo Emeralds and Ethical Practices
Susi Smither discusses her sustainable, responsible, and ethically based business practices.
Ethical and Sustainable Vertical Integration in the Sapphire Market
The recession of 2008 transforms a gem business into a vertically integrated operation.
"The Ethics of Jewelry" at MetFridays
A summary of “The Ethics of Jewelry” panel, held at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art on January 25, 2019.
Chicago Responsible Jewelry Conference
Experts at the Chicago Responsible Jewelry Conference discuss safe, sustainable, ethical gem production and jewelry design.
Sourcing Stones with Columbia Gem House
Thoughts from a longtime Tucson exhibitor on responsible practices and the changing market trends.
Jewelry Glossary Project Survey
A call for input from gem and jewelry professionals for a glossary to define industry-specific terms.
Jewelry Industry Summit
A report from the second Jewelry Industry Summit, held in Tucson, Arizona on January 29–30, 2017.
Gemstones and Sustainable Development Knowledge Hub
Projects developed by the GemHub to benefit miners, cutters, and others involved in the gem and jewelry industry.
A report from the International Colored Gemstone Association’s Gemstone Industry & Laboratory Conference (GILC), held in Tucson, Arizona on February 1, 2016.
Tucson 2019 Overview
An overview from the 2019 Tucson gem shows.