Posts tagged Restriction of Hazardous Substances

UK RoHS Compliance Date Postponed by ...

UK RoHS Compliance Date Postponed by UKCA Mark Transition Extension

September 23, 2021|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Companies now have until January 2023 to meet the United Kingdom’s UKCA compliance requirements On August 24, the deadline for compliance with the UK Conformity Assessed (UKCA) product compliance requirements, including requirements called out in the UK Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) regulation, was extended to January 1, […]

Introduction to UK RoHS Webinar

Introduction to UK RoHS Webinar

August 27, 2021|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Register now to save your spot The UK’s Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) regulation becomes mandatory in January 2022. Learn everything you need to know about the UK’s recently amended RoHS Regulations in this free, educational webinar. Tailored specifically for electronics manufacturers, this webinar will provide detailed information […]

Two Products Removed from Market Due ...

Two Products Removed from Market Due to EU RoHS & EU POPs Violation

April 8, 2021|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Electric Kitchen Products Violate EU RoHS and EU POPs Regulations Importers of two electrical kitchen products have been ordered to recall the products from the European market for failure to comply with the EU RoHS Directive and the EU Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Regulation. On March 30, 2021, economic […]

Electronic Device Removed from Market...

Electronic Device Removed from Market Due to EU RoHS & EU POPs Violation

October 26, 2020|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. EU RoHS and EU POPs Violation For Electronic Device A Melissa brand countertop popcorn maker has been removed from the European market for failure to comply with the EU RoHS Directive and the EU Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Regulation. The European Commission ordered the enforcement action to remove the product […]

Alarm Clock Removed From Amazon Due T...

Alarm Clock Removed From Amazon Due To RoHS Violation

July 30, 2020|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Alarm clock in violation of EU RoHS due to excessive levels of Mercury A digital alarm clock has been removed from Amazon.com for failure to comply with the EU RoHS Directive. The EU Member State of Germany submitted the alert concerning the digital alarm clock. The alarm clock is […]

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 […]

Equipment Removed from EU Market

Equipment Removed from EU Market

March 9, 2020|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Product Failing to Meet Compliance Standards Last month an EU Member State enforcement action caused the removal of an electronic product from the European market for failure to comply with the EU RoHS Directive and the EU Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Regulation. A digital multimeter from the brand HoldPeak, […]

Products removed from the EU Market f...

Products removed from the EU Market for failure to meet RoHS Compliance

January 16, 2020|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Products failing to meet RoHS compliance standards have been removed from the EU Market There have been three enforcement actions by the European Commission in recent weeks to remove products from the European market for failure to comply with the EU RoHS Directive. A wireless lamp sold by the […]

EU RoHS Additional Restrictions Take ...

EU RoHS Additional Restrictions Take Effect Today

July 21, 2019|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. 4 new phthalate substances are regulated under EU RoHS starting today July 21, 2019 is the effective date for the addition of four substances to be regulated under EU RoHS.  Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), Butyl benzyl phthalate (BBP), Dibutyl phthalate (DBP), and Diisobutyl phthalate (DIBP) are now included in the list […]