What is RoHS?

RoHS: Restriction of Hazardous Substance is a directive that has been instituted by the European Union 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 of any of our products, please contact us. We will make every effort to assist our customers on the road to compliance by making available as much information as possible. This information will continue to change as additional data becomes available and the requirements continue to evolve.

Article Title:
What is RoHS?
Article Summary:
An explanation of RoHS
Article Date:
8/18/2005
Article ID:
695
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