Torskal partners with Fairmined, uses gold sourced from responsible miners to develop gold nanoparticles

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16 Dec, 2019 – As published on Fairmined Organization

Fairmined is an assurance label that certifies gold from empowered responsible artisanal and small-scale mining organizations who meet world leading standards for responsible practices

Fairmined gold will be used in the medical field to improve the lives of cancer patients. The Torskal startup, specialized in nanomedicine and located on Reunion Island, is the first brand in this sector to work with Fairmined gold. We spoke with Anne-Laure Morel, researcher and founder of Torskal, who told us about the development of ecological cure against cancer and the use of Fairmined gold in this process.

Anne-Laure Morel

“I hope we can change the image of gold to pharmaceutical companies and researchers who did not believe it was possible to extract gold in a responsible and considerate way”

– Anne-Laure Morel, Founder & President, Torskal

Fairmined gold is the guarantee that we use a more environmentally friendly gold in the patient’s body. Working with Fairmined, we hope we can change the image of gold to pharmaceutical companies and researchers who did not believe it was possible to extract gold in a responsible and respectful manner.

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