This 2 day seminar will go into the specifics of the REACH and RoHS
regulations, provide case studies and share lessons learned so your organization can benefit from the mistakes of others.
In the new role, Rohs
is responsible for the company's day-to-day operations, as well as its next phase of strategic growth.
Electrical and Electronic Toys under RoHS
Steadily tightened guidelines under the abbreviation 'RoHS
,' (Restriction of the use of certain Hazardous Substances) set limit values for the use of industrially-necessary but potentially harmful substances such as, chromium, lead, mercury or bromine.
2 went into effect July 21, 2011, and requires Member States to transpose the provisions into their respective national laws by Jan.
Born in 1946, Rohs
was the child of a vagabond father and a frightened young mother, who dropped a 6-month-old infant off at an orphanage and never returned.
Citing the strong body of technical evidence, IPC claims TBBPA is not a risk and should not be included in future RoHS
"Two years ago, I did a survey of test laboratories in the Unites States that offered RoHS
testing specifically and found about 50.
Just to quickly re-cap, RoHS
specifically targets the use of lead, mercury, cadmium and hexavalent chromium as well as the flame-retardants polybrominated biphenyl (PBB) and polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE).
is easily the most important piece of legislation affecting electronic products today, especially as it relates to product engineering and materials sourcing.
China has enacted a law similar to RoHS
, called "Administration on the Control of Pollution Caused by Electronic Information Products." This law, which also took effect this July, calls for a separate catalogue that will define which product classes are covered.