Electrical and electronic equipment intended to use in household, medical devices of simetimes equipment intended to use for industrial purposes must comply with requirements of the RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU and must bear the CE marking. The RoHS Directive specify the limits on the use of lead, mercury, cadmium, hexavalent chromium, PBB and PBDEs in electrical and electronic equipment.
The term “electrical and electronic equipment’ means the equipment that rely on electrical currents or electromagnetic fields to operate properly with a voltage of up to 1 000 volts at alternating current and 1 500 volts at direct current.
RoHS is an abbreviation and stands for Restriction of Hazardous Substances.
By affixing the CE marking on electrical and electronic devices the manufacturer or importer declares that the product comply with essential requirements of the RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU. CE marked products with RoHS certificate can be traded freely withing the European Economic Area (EEA).
The RoHS Directive does not apply to:
Certification Company performs complete CE marking RoHS based on RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU. In addition to complete RoHS CE certification you can contact us for the following services:
The RoHS Directive contains the legal obligations for each type of economic operators (manufacturer, importer and distributer). The folowing step-by-step plan has been drawn up for the manufacturer.
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