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Consultation opens on RoHS exemptions

The Oeko-Institut and Fraunhofer IZM have launched a stakeholder consultation on behalf of the European Commission on requests for a new RoHS exemption and the renewal of an existing RoHS exemption.

The renewal is in respect of Annex IV Exemption 42 Mercury in electric rotating connectors used in intravascular ultrasound imaging systems capable of high operating frequency (> 50 MHz) modes of operation.

The new exemption request is Lead and hexavalent chromium compounds in electric and electronic iniciators of explosives for civil (professional) use.

Interested parties are invited to send their comments by e-mail, at the latest on 19 December 2018, to rohs.exemptions@oeko.de.

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