Bowyer Engineering do not buy any minerals directly but understand some minerals mined are in conditions of armed conflict and human rights abuses, and which are sold or traded by armed groups. Bowyer Engineering will not knowingly purchase and materials that have been contaminated with conflict minerals during their manufacture.

Oppressed / Slave labour

Bowyer Engineering understand that in some parts of the world workers are forced to work through coercion, mental or physical threat. They are owned or controlled by an ’employer’, through mental or physical abuse or the threat of abuse and are dehumanised. They are being treated as a commodity or bought and sold as “property”. Physically constrained or have restrictions placed on their freedom of movement. Bowyer Engineering will not knowing purchase any parts or commodities that have been manufactured under these conditions, and believe all workers should be treated and paid fairly for their work.