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What is RoHS?

RoHS: Restriction of Hazardous Substance is a directive that the European Union has instituted which states that, as of July 1, 2006, new electrical and electronic equipment cannot contain any of the following restricted materials: lead, mercury, cadmium, hexavalent chromium, polybrominated biphenyls ether (PBB) and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE).

If you have any questions regarding RoHS compliance with any of our products, please get in touch with us. We will try to assist our customers on the road to compliance by making as much information available. This information will continue to change as additional data become available and the requirements continue to evolve.

Title: What is RoHS?
Description: An explanation of RoHS
Published: 8/18/2005
Last Edited: 1/23/2023
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