RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances)

Ensure the accordance of your products with the RoHS 2, RoHS 3 directive thanks to the independent RoHS research offered by RCC.
The current RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC has been replaced by the new one published on 8 June 2011, “new approach” directive RoHS 2011/65/EU (so-called RoHS 2).

What is RoHS?

RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) – Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment.

The regulations governing the use of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment impose on producers, suppliers and retailers the obligation to demonstrate the compliance of goods with the regulations. The RoHS Directive covers by its action the restrictions at the production stage in the introduction of the hazardous substances in electronics.

RoHS

Maximum concentrations of elements / substances in a homogeneous material

The European Commission determined maximum concentrations of elements / substances in homogeneous material.
The maximum allowable concentrations of elements / substances in a homogeneous material are presented in the table below.

Element / Substance Concentration in a homogeneous material PPM
Lead (Pb) 0,1% 1000
Cadmium (Cd) 0,01% 100
Mercury (Hg) 0,1% 1000
Hexavalent Chromium (Cr+6) 0,1% 1000
PBB 0,1% 1000
PBDE 0,1% 1000

How can I check if my products meet the RoHS directive?

Research & Development Center RCC Ltd. offers a wide range of services that allow you to verify the compliance of the product with the legal requirements set out in the RoHS Directive.

Our services include, among others:

Analytical research

The RCC research laboratory offers services related to broadly understood confirmation of compliance with product compliance requirements with the RoHS Directive (2011/65 / EU), including the so-called screening of materials and quantitative research

Evaluation of purchased materials / raw materials

We specialize, among others in verification services for purchased materials / raw materials. A positive verification result of the tested products enables obtaining the status of compliance with the RoHS directive.

Quality Assurance Services

We also offer services related to consulting in the form of quality management system assessment and factory audits to confirm compliance with RoHS requirements.

Product Certification Service

Certificate and symbol – quality mark – RCC Ltd. Research Laboratory is labeled with products that have been verified in our laboratory and meet all relevant requirements of the so-called. RoHS Directive – 2011/65 / EU.

Take advantage of the services of the Research & Development Center RCC Ltd. and ensure the accordance of your products with the RoHS 2, RoHS 3 directive

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