Diamond Mine in London

Diamond Mining-Environmental Impact

That beautiful diamond engagement ring, stunning pair of solitaire earrings or multiple carats of diamonds glistening against your delicate wrist whilst wearing the perfect tennis bracelet.

Have you ever wondered how these diamonds made it to your piece of jewellery?

I touched on conflict diamonds and the truth behind blood diamonds on a previous post here and today I wanted to discuss another reason why lab made diamonds are far more superior to earth mined diamonds focusing on the devastating effects it has on our natural environment.