The Cobalt Reporting Template (CRT) is created by the Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) supporting companies to identify choke points and collect due diligence information in the cobalt supply chain. The template was formally launched on December 21, 2018. RMI reviewed and integrated feedback from the pilot phase into CRT version 1.0.
The major changes you will see in CRT 2.0 (released October 30, 2019) include:
The next version of the CRT is anticipated to be released in the Fall of 2020.
On the Conflict Minerals Application CRT 2.0. will be active for the reporting year 2010 onwards.