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Multiple EU RoHS Exemptions Updated o...

Multiple EU RoHS Exemptions Updated or Extended

April 8, 2020|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Dozens of EU RoHS exemptions set to expire have been updated or temporarily extended during deliberations In March, the European Commission issued multiple updates to the list of EU RoHS exemptions. Under Annexes III and IV of the EU RoHS Directive, producers of electronic equipment may be permitted […]

Update: Chemical Watch conference has...

Update: Chemical Watch conference has been postponed, but you can still view the presentation online

Update 16 March 2020: As a result of the evolving Covid-19 situation and the public health guidelines provided by the Netherlands authorities, the Chemical Watch organization has made the decision to postpone the Chemicals Management for Electronics Europe and Global Business Summit Europe conferences, scheduled to take place in Amsterdam on 23-24 and 25-26 March […]

View our EU Medical Devices Regulatio...

View our EU Medical Devices Regulation (EU MDR) Educational Webinar

November 15, 2018 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Now Available to View On-Demand: EU MDR Webinar On November 14, we hosted a webinar on the new EU Medical Devices Regulation (EU MDR). Hosted by Randy Flinders, this educational presentation covered: An overview of the EU Medical Devices Regulation (EU MDR) Your responsibilities and requirements as […]

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 […]

REACH Enforcement Project Finds Hundr...

REACH Enforcement Project Finds Hundreds of Products with Illegal Amounts of Restricted Chemicals

February 14, 2018 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. 18% of Products Inspected Did Not Comply with EU REACH Restrictions As part of the ongoing EU REACH Enforcement Project started by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) last year, ECHA inspectors checked thousands of products and found that hundreds of products still contain illegal amounts of chemicals restricted under the […]

GreenSoft Partners with RoHS Manageme...

GreenSoft Partners with RoHS Management in Europe

January 23, 2018 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. GreenSoft Partners with RoHS Management Oy to provide compliance solutions to Nordic countries and other countries in Europe GreenSoft is excited to announce our partnership with RoHS Management Oy to provide compliance solutions and services to Nordic countries as well as other countries in Europe. Since October 2017, RoHS Management […]

RoHS-2 Changes on Secondary Market Op...

RoHS-2 Changes on Secondary Market Operations Now Official Under EU Law

January 05, 2018 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Reselling of Certain EEE and Spare Parts for RoHS-2 Now Permitted in EU In October 2017 we reported that the European Parliament voted to adopt proposed amendments to EU RoHS-2 with regards to secondary market operations. Those amendments have now been made official under EU law. Previously, both the first placement of an […]

ECHA to Perform REACH Enforcement Pro...

ECHA to Perform REACH Enforcement Project in 2018

December 07, 2017 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. REACH Enforcement Project Will Check Compliance With the Obligations of Substances in Articles In November, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) announced an enforcement project to verify that companies are complying with the notification and communication obligations relating to substances in articles under the EU REACH regulation. The operational phase of […]

European Commission Extends Three RoH...

European Commission Extends Three RoHS-2 Exemptions

June 21, 2017 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Three Annex III RoHS-2 Exemptions Extended Until 2019-2024; Still No Decision on Others As we previously reported, many of the most commonly used exemptions applicable to product categories 1-7 and 10 of the EU RoHS-2 Directive were set to expire on July 21, 2016. However, a large number […]