CFSI Releases New CMRT 4.10

CFSI Releases New CMRT 4.10

The Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI) has released a new version of its Conflict Mineral Reporting Template (CMRT).

CMRT 4.10 was released on April 29th, 2016 and replaces CMRT 4.01b. According to the CFSI, major changes to the template include:

  • Corrections to all bugs and errors
  • Translation improvements and addition of the Turkish language
  • Updates to the Smelter Reference List and Standard Smelter List as of March 23, 2016
    • Updated lists and corrections
    • ASCII character set alignment
  • Enhancements which do not conflict with IPC-1755
    • Additions and clarifications in the instructions and definitions
    • Smelter List Tab: Re-introduction of “smelter not yet identified”
    • Smelter List Tab: Inclusion of a drop-down menu for smelter ID that triggers auto-population of columns B to J

You can download CMRT 4.10 here.


What Does This Mean For You?

The Assent Compliance Platform (ACP) and Supplier Portal are both compatible with the new CMRT 4.10. This means both existing and new clients are able transition seamlessly to the new template from previous versions and benefit from these updates.

The CFSI’s CMRT is the industry standard for conflict mineral reporting. It enables companies to audit their supply chains using a standardized document and, using a platform solution like Assent’s ACP, collect and manage the data to meet their compliance requirements.

For more information on CMRT 4.10 or to learn how Assent Compliance can help with your conflict mineral compliance program, contact us as


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