What is RoHS compliance?

What is RoHS compliance?

August 02, 2019

RoHS is an abbreviation for restriction of hazardous substances.  Products that conform to all the stated material restrictions are said to be in RoHS compliant. This restriction was founded by the European Union to reduce and restrict the utilization of specific hazardous materials found in electrical and electronic products. These materials are harmful to the environment and also to those who are exposed to them from the manufacturing stage until its disposal phase.

What materials are controlled under RoHS?

Lead, Mercury, PBB (Polybrominated Biphenyls), PBDE ( Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers), Hexavalent Chromium, Cadmium.

 RoHS compliant silicone rubber

ARIS Performance Silicones recognises the importance of providing a safe and healthy work environment for our staff, partners and visitors. We ensure that our manufacturing partners and facilities are “RoHS compliant”.