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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 […]

EU Conflict Minerals Regulation Signe...

EU Conflict Minerals Regulation Signed Into Law

June 05, 2017|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Conflict Minerals Regulation to Take Effect July 8, 2017 The European Union’s Conflict Minerals Regulation has been signed into law and was published in the Official Journal of the European Union on May 19, 2017. The “EU Conflict Minerals Regulation 2017” will enter into force 20 days after publication […]

EU Reaches Landmark Agreement on Conf...

EU Reaches Landmark Agreement on Conflict Minerals Regulation

November 23, 2016|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Legislation Text Finalized for EU Conflict Minerals Yesterday, the European Union reached a landmark agreement on the text for the Conflict Minerals regulation that was approved by the EU in May 2015. The EU Council and the European Parliament worked together to finalize the text and determine how and when […]

What You Need to Know About the Rulin...

What You Need to Know About the Ruling on REACH SVHC Thresholds

November 06, 2015|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Last month the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled on articles of the REACH regulation pertaining to SVHC thresholds. Contrary to the interpretation of the legislation adopted by the European Commission and a guide published by the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA), the ECJ ruling sided with the five Member […]