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Why You Should Care about RoHS Compliance

Posted by Phil Holman on Jan 23, 2019 11:28:25 AM

Your Non-Compliance May Be Costing You Money and Customers!

You might not think—or care—that RoHS regulations apply to you. And on the surface they may not, so including RoHS compliance in your supply chain isn’t part of your business plan. Think again. Do you know that as more and more suppliers, OEMs, and contract manufacturers have become RoHS-compliant and others choose to use RoHS-approved materials, the impact it has had on the global supply chain is, indeed, impacting yours?  

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Topics: RoHS compliance, RoHS compliance for medical devices, RoHS compliance for security monitoring, RoHS compliance for military equipment, RoHs-Compliant Cable Assembly Assessement

RoHS Compliance Responsibilities of Electronic Manufacturing Service Providers

Posted by Phil Holman on Aug 17, 2017 11:14:47 AM

6 Organizational Segments and 3 Component Categories of RoHS Over Sight

If you produce any type of electronic equipment, you are impacted by the 2002 RoHS directive that seeks to eliminate the use of harmful substances used in the manufacture of electronic equipment. Non-compliance will restrict the sale of your equipment into Europe and also into many other countries around the world that are requiring RoHS compliance. If you designed a product to be used in the U.S., and are now looking to move into European markets, this discussion will be particularly helpful.

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Topics: RoHS compliance, RoHS compliance for medical devices, RoHS compliance for security monitoring, RoHs-Compliant Cable Assembly Assessement

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