Posts tagged EU RoHS-2

European Commission Issues 10 Updates...

European Commission Issues 10 Updates to EU RoHS Exemptions

March 7, 2019|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Updated EU RoHS Exemptions List Available to Download In February, the European Commission issued 10 updates to exemptions under the EU RoHS-2 regulation. The exemption updates were published in the Official Journal of the European Union on 5 February 2019. They are summarized at the bottom of this […]

RoHS-2 Exemptions List for RoHS-2 Com...

RoHS-2 Exemptions List for RoHS-2 Compliance Now Available

July 26, 2018 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Available to Download: EU RoHS-2 Exemptions List Under Annexes III and IV of the EU RoHS-2 Directive, producers of electronic equipment may be permitted to apply exemptions to substances restriction thresholds for certain specific uses and applications. GreenSoft has compiled a complete exemption list in a single Excel file of […]

EU Parliament Adopts RoHS-2 Changes o...

EU Parliament Adopts RoHS-2 Changes on Secondary Market Operations

October 10, 2017 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. EU Votes to Permit the Reselling of EEE and Spare Parts for RoHS-2 On October 3rd, the European Parliament voted to adopt proposed amendments to EU RoHS-2. Under the current RoHS-2 Directive, both the first placement of an electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) product on the market and secondary market […]

Renewal Requests Submitted for Large ...

Renewal Requests Submitted for Large Number of EU RoHS-2 Exemptions

February 19, 2016 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. As previously reported, many of the most commonly used exemptions applicable to product categories 1-7 and 10 of the EU RoHS-2 Directive expire on July 21, 2016. However, a large number of renewal applications for exemptions were submitted to the European Commission between October 2014 and January 2015. Under the RoHS-2 Directive, exemptions remain in effect until […]

The Bulk of RoHS-2 Exemptions Expire ...

The Bulk of RoHS-2 Exemptions Expire This July: Be Prepared!

January 25, 2016 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The EU RoHS-2 Directive restricting the use of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) has a multi-year implementation system that allows exemptions for certain applications where meeting the RoHS substance restriction thresholds is not technologically feasible. Many of these use-based exemptions are set to expire this year. Companies affected by […]

4 New Phthalate Substances Added to R...

4 New Phthalate Substances Added to RoHS-2 Annex II

June 19, 2015|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. On June 4, the European Commission announced that four new phthalate substances have been added to the restricted substances list under Annex II of the EU RoHS-2 Directive on March 31. The new substance restrictions take effect in July 2019 for all electrical and electronic equipment categories except medical devices and monitoring and […]