TIC - Techeuropa Inspection and Certifications Pvt. Ltd. is also a provider of RoHS Certification.
RoHS stands for Restriction of Hazardous Substances.
RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC restrict the use of six hazardous materials found in electrical and electronic products.All applicable products in the EU market after July 1, 2006 must pass RoHS compliance. RoHS impacts the entire electronics industry and many electrical products.
Product categories covered are all household appliances, IT & telecommunications devices, medical devices, consumer equipment, electrical tools, electronic tools, toys, sports accessories, monitoring & control devices, lighting accessories and automatic dispensers.
RoHS is often referred to as the lead-free directive, and specifies maximum levels for the following six restricted materials:
1. Lead (Pb): < 1000 ppm
2. Mercury (Hg): < 100 ppm
3. Cadmium (Cd): < 100 ppm
4. Hexavalent Chromium: (Cr VI) < 1000 ppm
5. Polybrominated Biphenyls (PBB): < 1000 ppm
6. Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDE): < 1000 ppm