Posts tagged RoHS-2

New Exemption Added to EU RoHS

New Exemption Added to EU RoHS

May 18, 2021|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc.  New Substance Added To RoHS List Of Exemptions On April 20, the European Union announced the addition of a new exemption to the EU RoHS Directive.   Exemption entry 45 is regarding the use of certain lead and hexavalent chromium compounds in electric and electronic initiators of explosives for civil (professional) use.   The exemption applies only to Category 11 of the EU RoHS Directive. […]

Assessment Project Started for Common...

Assessment Project Started for Commonly Used EU RoHS Exemptions

February 4, 2021|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. EU RoHS Annex III and IV Exemptions To Be Studied and Assessed The Öko-Institut e.V. Institute for Applied Ecology has launched two new projects on behalf of the European Commission to assess certain EU RoHS Exemptions. The Pack 22 project, launched in December 2020, will evaluate sixteen industry […]

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 […]

New Updates to the active EU RoHS Exe...

New Updates to the active EU RoHS Exemptions List

December 5, 2019|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Two EU RoHS Exemptions have been updated by ECHA In November, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) issued two updates to the list of active EU RoHS exemptions. Under Annexes III and IV of the EU RoHS Directive, producers of electronic equipment may be permitted to apply exemptions to substance restriction […]

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 […]

EU RoHS Additional 4 Substance Restri...

EU RoHS Additional 4 Substance Restrictions Take Effect in July

June 12, 2019|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Here’s what you need to know about the 4 substances added to EU RoHS starting July 2019 In June 2015, the European Commission announced the addition of four phthalate substances to be regulated under EU RoHS in 2019. The substance restrictions take effect this July for all electrical […]

Electronic Equipment Under EU RoHS Ca...

Electronic Equipment Under EU RoHS Category 11 Must Comply on 21 July 2019

April 5, 2019|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. EU RoHS Category 11 comes into scope on 21 July 2019 affecting all remaining electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) The EU RoHS Directive restricting the use of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) has been in force since June 2006. However, the requirements of EU RoHS have […]

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 […]