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AR# 59145

Conflict Minerals Status Information


Conflict Minerals originate from mining activities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and its neighboring countries, the proceeds of which have been used to fuel conflicts and human rights abuses by financing armed groups.

What is the position of Xilinx on such Conflict Minerals?


In accordance with the Conflict Minerals provisions of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010, Xilinx actively supports efforts to eliminate the use of Conflict Minerals in our supply chain.

The specific minerals listed below are used in certain semiconductor manufacturing processes:

  • Cassiterite (Tin)
  • Coltan (Niobium and Tantalum)
  • Gold
  • Wolframite (Tungsten)

Xilinx does not knowingly use minerals and their byproducts originating from mines controlled by armed groups in the DRC or the adjoining countries.

For more information, see the following links:

For specific questions regarding Conflict Minerals Status Information, please review your Support options at:

AR# 59145
Date Created 01/17/2014
Last Updated 01/17/2014
Status Active
Type General Article
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