Posts tagged RoHS directive

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 […]

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. […]

Additional RoHS Expiration Dates Have...

Additional RoHS Expiration Dates Have Been Extended

May 4, 2020|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Several additional EU RoHS exemption expiration dates have been temporarily extended while EU Commission deliberates In March, the European Commission opened multiple exemption expiration extension reviews to the Annex III and Annex IV lists of EU RoHS exemptions, which we reported here. Now several more exemptions in Annex […]

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 […]

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 […]

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Register Now to See GreenSoft Present at the IPC APEX Show in Las Vegas!

January 27, 2016 |Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The IPC APEX Show is a premier electronics manufacturing industry event going on this March 15-17 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The APEX Show’s combination of education, technology, networking and the largest collection of industry suppliers will provide the forward thinking you need to create tomorrow’s technology. GreenSoft will be exhibiting […]

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 […]