ROHS


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AcronymDefinition
ROHSRestriction of Hazardous Substances (UK Directive)
ROHSRestriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances (Waste from Electric and Electronic Equipment)
ROHSRoyal Oak High School (Royal Oak, MI)
ROHSRamona Opportunity High School (Los Angeles, CA)
ROHSRegulations and Removal of Harmful Substances from Energy Saving Light Bulbs (UK; EU)
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In the new role, Rohs is responsible for the company's day-to-day operations, as well as its next phase of strategic growth.
RoHS 2 went into effect July 21, 2011, and requires Member States to transpose the provisions into their respective national laws by Jan.
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).
Currently, the first restricted by both EU and China RoHS directives.
Either the component supplier or its manufacturer needs to declare that the levels of the restricted substances for each component in the product for which it is responsible is below the thresholds (MCVs) specified in the RoHS Directive.
Here we discuss major aspects and key challenges of the law, focusing on those provisions that depart from EU RoHs, and consider implementation issues as well as future challenges associated with the evolving China RoHs regime.
To comply with the RoHS directive (EU Directive on the Restriction of certain Hazardous Substances in electrical and electronic equipment), Omron has already initiated efforts to produce and market products free from hazardous chemical substances.
Offering all of our standard products in RoHS-compliant versions is a major step forward, puts us in alignment with the RoHS directive, and offers our customers the flexibility they need to comply with the European requirement," commented Ron Hansen, Vice President of Engineering and Chief Technology Officer.
com) also offers guidance on EU RoHS, China RoHS, Korea RoHS, REACH, ErP, WEEE, the Battery Directive plus state and provincial environmental laws in the US and Canada.
With the RoHS Directive coming into force on 1 July 2006, the BSI is hoping to reduce the growing confusion among manufacturers and suppliers as they attempt to make their business processes fully compliant.