The ResponsibleSource Standard is to provide industry/corporations/companies a benchmark against which to secure responsible sourcing of commodities using a risk based approach to sourcing.
It will help companies to be more effective and efficient in implementing their sourcing policies.
The Standard is centred around the risk based approach to sourcing. It also contains normative requirements related to relevant aspects of supply chain management such as company policy development, traceability, stakeholder engagement, supplier verification and quality assurance systems.
Here below are the overview of the Standard development to date as well as list of relevant documents.