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Hazardous Substances (RoHS)

Hazardous Substances (RoHS) is an EU directive to limit the use of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment and at the same time promote the recycling and or re-use of such products. The incredible consumer of electronics has exploded due to low manufacturing price, product innovations and demands, created a fast increasing waste stream of such a product. Making electronic equipment require heavy metals such as lead, mercury, cadmium, and hexavalent chromium and flame retardants such as polybrominated biphenyls (PBB) or polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE), these materials if treated inadequately in the waste recycling process causes environmental and health risks

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