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What is RoHS?

Latest Updated:11/01/2008

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What is RoHS?

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The term RoHS (often pronounced "ross") refers to the European Union directive and stands for "the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment". This directive specifically regulates the use of the following six substances: mercury, cadmium, lead, hexavalent chromium, PBB, and PBDE.
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