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WHAT IS EU RoHS?

WHAT IS EU RoHS?

EU RoHS stands for?Restriction?of use of?Hazardous?Substances. EU RoHS directive was issued January 27th, 2003 by European Commission. It is legislated for restricting the use of six substances in electrical and electronic equipment (EEE.)


Our Platinum thin film RTD elements are all EU RoHS compliant products.


Lead(Pb) is contained as lead oxide(PbO) in the blue-color protection layer. However, thin film RTD element is "Electronic Components." Those are exclusive from RoHS Directive in the ANNEX 7(c)-1(2011/6/EU).


  Content of restricted materials in RoHS/ppm
  Heavy Metal PBB PBDE
  Cadmiun
and
the compound
Lead
and
the compound
Mercury
and
the compound
Hexavalent
Chromium
CRZ2005

-

<5500

-

-

-

-

CRZ1632

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<6000

-

-

-

-


On European RoHS directive, lead contained in the products shall be an exception under Annex 7(c)-1(2011/6/EU).

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