Home Businesses Advanced Materials Group About Conflict Free Gold Products MATERION CONFLICT-FREE GOLD PRODUCTS "All of our gold products are conflict-free," confirms Don Klimkowicz, President of Materion Adanced Materials. To address industry requirements for conflict-free gold products, our Buffalo, New York facility has been validated as a Certified Conflict-Free Gold Refiner under the Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) and approved to the Conflict-Free Smelter (CFS) listing since February 2013. Due to our recycling processes, most of the gold used in the manufacture of our products is provided by our own in-house reclaim and is conflict-free. Gold Conflict-Free Products: Precious Metal Services: EVAPro High Purity Products Variety of Gold Alloys including: Evaporation Materials Sputtering Targets Bonding Wire & Ribbon Solder Alloys & Braze Materials Precision Parts Cleaning Refining & Recycling Metals Management Options Materion Advantages: Global supplier of over 1800 materials for thin film deposition Specializing in Gold, Silver, Palladium & Platinum R&D Resources available Broad range of manufacturing & analytical capabilities CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY With over 100 years of experience in refining precious metals, Materion is committed to conducting business in a manner that protects people and the environment as per our Conflict Minerals Policy. Any exterior gold material sources used in manufacturing beyond our own reclaim are verified to be conflict-free under CFSI requirements. More about our conflict-free status.