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.
Amphenol Socapex commits to respect the REACH (Restriction, Evaluation, Authorization of CHemicals) regulation.
Download the Amphenol Socapex Status
Use of hexavalent chromium compounds
Download the Letter of ACSIEL ANG
For more information please contact our compliance manager. You can also visit the ECHA website