Sustainability

At the Diamond Gallery, we believe local business can have an impact on global issues. Since we opened in 1992, we have been designing Diamond Gallery™ branded and proudly Canadian crafted jewellery. Corporate responsibility is a significant part of our business, and we have undertaken a leadership role towards effectuating innovative and positive changes in our industry.

Human Rights, Environmental, and Corporate Sustainability

  • Our Diamond Gallery™ designs are made of 95% recycled gold and platinum
  • Most designs are handcrafted by fairly compensated, European trained, Canadian master-class craftspeople
  • 2002  Commitment to human rights by being among the world’s first jewellers to source diamonds from non-conflict countries of origin
  • 2002  Commitment to limit toxic gasses into the environment by eliminating rhodium plating on most rings
  • 2003  Launch of Canadian mined Diamond Gallery branded diamonds and designs direct to the consumer, the only brand still in continuous use today Canadian Diamond Brands – Canadian Diamond Code of Conduct
  • 2008  Introduction into our marketplace, the first 99.99% pure recycled collection of precious metal designer jewellery
  • 2009  Opening of North America’s first jewellery store in a sustainable green geothermal building at www.1735corydon.ca
  • 2009  ‘Green’ leasing agreements with tenants, one of the first in North America

 

Support a local jeweller who strives for sustainability in our industry and community.