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  • Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive - EU Directive 2002/95/EC. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RoHS.

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Examples

  • RoHS is a great standard and is much more strict than current US standards.

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  • RoHS is a manufacturing standard used in the EU to limit the use of hazardous materials in consumer products.

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  • The fact that RoHS is a major scam, however – ripping off the consumer – might be something the media could follow up.

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  • The Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment Regulations 2008 known as RoHS lay down strict limits for manufacturers on the use of hazardous materials such as lead, PVC, mercury and cadmium.

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  • The Shuen series meets the European Union directives on the Restriction of Hazardous Substances in electronic equipment - namely the RoHS directive.

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  • For example, the Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive, known as RoHS ....

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  • For example, the Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive, known as RoHS, demanded tough new limits to the use of lead, mercury, cadmium, hexavalent chromium, and flame retardants known as PBB and PBDE.

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  • Certain toxins, including lead, mercury, and cadmium, among others, are now restricted in electronics in the European Union as well as the state of California by laws known as "RoHS," or the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances.

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  • Regulations in EU over the last decade, such as RoHS and REACH, have changed the game dramatically (shifting responsibility to prove safety from government to business).

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  • There is even confusion on how the acronym "RoHS" is pronounced, quips Irving.

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