Munich-based EPCOS, an electronic components distributor, has developed an online service to help companies comply with the requirements of the Administration on the Control of Pollution Cause by Electronic Information Products, also knows as China RoHS. The company is offering a downloadable Excel table that indicates which of the six substances is contained in products.
EPCOS’ website features background information on labeling requirements, a summary of the China RoHS, and links to the Ministry of Information Industry of the People’s Republic of China (in Chinese0, the German Electronics Manufacturer’s Association, and the American Electronics Association for further information on China’s regulation and how it affects manufacturers of electronic products.
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