The ROHS (Restriction of use of certain Hazardous Substances) directive, part of the WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) directive, regulates the use of the following substances:
Maximum Concentration Values (MCV) tolerated in homogeneous materials :
>Lead 0,1% by weight
>Mercury 0,1% by weight
>Cadmium 0,01% by weight
>Hexavalent Chromium 0,1% by weight
>Polybrominated biphenyls (PBB) 0.1% by weight
>Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE) 0.1% by weight
You can check below the compliance matrix showing the status of the Amphenol Socapex products.
Products for distributors
Are you concerned by the European Directive ?
RoHS Decision Trees:
Are you concerned by the RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC ?
Are your products RoHS compliant ?
Applications which are exempted
Frequently Asked Question
For further information or questions on this topic, please contact our compliance manager.
Amphenol Socapex commits to respect the REACH (Restriction, Evaluation, Authorization of CHemicals) regulation.
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You can also visit the ECHA website