RoHS Regulations

dangerRestrictions on Hazardous Substances

This section covers the technical aspects of the RoHS regulations, and gives basic information and guidances as well as links to more resources that you may find useful.

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RoHS Certification

There is no prescribed requirement for certification in the UK. There is only a requirement in the UK that an EEE product ‘producer’ has documentation to demonstrate compliance. Therefore there is no expiry time or other prescribed approaches to the … Continue reading

RoHS Links

The links below point to online resources that can provide further information or guidance on the Restrictions on Hazardous Substances Regulations in the UK and the rest of the EU: Government RoHS Website – The key resource for information on RoHS … Continue reading

RoHS Regulations

RoHS (Restrictions on Hazardous Substances) regulations are designed to make this world a safer place for us, for electronic workers, and for future generations. Many countries throughout the world have implemented these regulations, some more effectively than others. The Directive on … Continue reading

RoHS Update 2007

If passed into law, changes are expected to come into force in the UK during 2008 Additional information-gathering powers, which will make it easier for the enforcement authority to identify manufacturers who are responsible for placing non-compliant electrical and electronic … Continue reading

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