Statement of Compliance on Directive 2002/95/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS)
API Technologies' Weinschel brand products are classified as Monitoring and Control Equipment (Category 9 of the WEEE Directive, which includes measuring, weighing, or adjusting appliances for household or as laboratory equipment) which is excluded from the RoHS Directive. However, API Technologies is in the process of evaluating materials and processes to achieve RoHS compliance while maintaining our performance and quality standards.
RoHS compliance of products may be by exemption as stated in the Directive’s annex, Point 6 (lead as an alloying element in steel containing up to 0.35% lead by weight, aluminum containing up to 0.4% lead by weight, and as a copper alloy containing up to 4% lead by weight); and/or Point 7 (lead in electronic ceramic parts); and/or Point 8 modified by Commission Decision of 21 October 2005 (Cadmium and its compounds in electrical contacts).
- Products which are currently RoHS-compliant: Many of API / Weinschel products are now RoHS compliant, please see individual product datasheets for RoHS availability.
More Information Contact:
Roger Randall, PMP
(301) 846-9222 x5321
- Roger Randall, PMP