Why do so many care about where their diamonds come from? Maybe the best answer to that question is that many diamonds are tainted by bloodshed and violence. But the ethical problems facing the diamond industry run deep, and are more varied than some people realize, says Jaimie Herrmann, community outreach coordinator at Brilliant Earth. In too many ways, diamond mining contributes to the exploitation of people and the environment. Brilliant Earth has brought together some of the key facts you should know about unethical diamond mining in the infographic below.
Reasons to Care Where Your Diamond Comes From provided by Brilliant Earth.