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We ensure our all Plastic Fasteners meet RoHS directive 2002/95/EC which closely associated to the WEEE directive 2002/96/EC, also REACH (European Community Regulation on chemicals and their safe use) Regulation EC 1907/2006.
These products are complying with RoHS directive unless otherwise stated, statement of compliance is available upon request.
Solid Spot is committed to environmental stewardship to ensure our customers' products always meeting environmental legislative in most of the countries, we strive to meet or exceed customers' requirement. Customer is our first priority.
RoHS Directive 2002/95/EC
The RoHS Directive (Restriction of Certain Hazardous Substances) was adopted in the European Union countries
in February 2003.
The directive took effect in July 2006 where products in EU market must comply with the directive by the deadline.
The purpose of the RoHS Directive is the restriction of use in certain hazardous substances that likely to pose risks to health and
It specifically addresses the control and ultimate banning of Cadmium, Hexavalent Chromium, Lead, Mercury, PBBs (Polybrominated
biphenyls), PBDEs (Polybrominated diphenyl ethers). Under the RoHS directive, there is no requirement for any specific markings. However,
it is advisable to indicate RoHS compliance or lead free symbol on the products.
WEEE Directive (Directive 2002/96/EC)
WEEE Directive 2002/96/EC mandates the treatment, recovery and recycling of electric and electronic
equipment. WEEE stands for Waste from Electrical and Electronic Equipment, all applicable products in the EU market must comply with
WEEE directive after August 13, 2006.
Under the WEEE directive, products must carry the "Wheelie Bin" sticker which includes name
of manufacturer, date of manufacturer and the Wheeled Bin Symbol.
REACH Regulation EC 1907/2006
REACH is the Regulation on Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals. It entered
into force on 1st June 2007. It streamlines and improves the former legislative framework on chemicals of the European Union (EU).
main aims of REACH are to ensure a high level of protection of human health and the environment from the risks that can be posed by
chemicals, the promotion of alternative test methods, the free circulation of substances on the internal market and enhancing competitiveness
REACH makes industry responsible for assessing and managing the risks posed by chemicals and providing
appropriate safety information to their users. In parallel, the European Union can take additional measures on highly dangerous substances,
where there is a need for complementing action at EU level.