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ASI News - July 2015

Announcing 2 New ACI Members

ASI is delighted to welcome two new members!  Schüco International is the first company to join ASI from the building and construction sector, while Coca-Cola Enterprises...

Mick Roche appointed a RJC Accredited Topic Expert

The Responsible Jewellery Council [RJC] has developed a Topic Expert accreditation program to support Members and Auditors in implementing the RJC’s Certification programs...

Clare Valley Rocks project launch

A chance meeting between Andrew Pike [Director and Viticulturist at Pikes Wines] and Mick Roche [Director and Geologist at Stewardship Matters] in April 2012 ...

“Product stewardship is about all players in a commodity life cycle
working together to maximise the value to society from the
mining, processing, manufacture, consumption and end-of-life
management of that commodity - without harming
people and the environment."


"Sustainability is the goal - Stewardship is the means”

(ICMM Materials stewardship policy)

Stewardship Matters


Stewardship Matters Pty Ltd is a consultancy established by Mick Roche in July 2010. The consultancy provides advice, conducts assessment and other stewardship matters to enable companies to take a whole-of-life view of the materials with which they are involved - irrespective of which sector of the material life cycle they are in.

The consultancy has over 30 years experience in geology, mineral exploration, resource evaluation, general and site management, community and stakeholder engagement, health safety and environmental management and global corporate governance.