January 01, 2020
Ever tried to register and report your electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) in various EU Member State? If so, as a producer, you've certainly faced multiple registration and reporting formats from a Member State to another. This burdensome administrative implementation has jeopardized the efficiency of the WEEE 2012/19/EU Directive over the years. Fortunately, the Regulation 2019/290 establishing a single format for registration and reporting of producers of electrical and electronic...
September 26, 2019
Product environmental compliance is constantly evolving worldwide over the years. Major changes are impacting the electronic industry and will certainly affect your products compliance management system.

September 16, 2019
Integrating EU product environmental requirements into Environmental Management System
July 22, 2019
The European Union has passed the delegated Directive 2015/863 (sometimes also referred as RoHS 3), amending the annex II of Directive 2011/65/EU (also called RoHS recast) and adding 4 phthalates to the restricted substances list: BBP, DBP, DEHP and DIBP.

July 01, 2019
On top of the European Commission's publications of February 2019 regarding exemptions for the use of lead and cadmium in electrical and electronic applications, the European Commission has modified the exemptions 6a and 6b on steel and aluminum alloys: Exemption # Description Expiration date 6a Lead as an alloying element in steel for machining purposes and in galvanized steel containing up to 0.35 % lead by weight Applies to categories 8 and 9. Expires on: — 21 July 2021 for categories 8...
April 26, 2019
The Conflict Minerals Reporting Template (CMRT) version 5.12 was released on April 26th, 2019 with the following changes: Correction of various oversights from the previous 5.11 version; and Smelters lists update. Please find this new version here to prepare your own reporting before the end of May. Details on Conflict Mineral reporting are available here.

March 17, 2019
3 new potential REACH substances may been added to the SVHC (Substances of Very High Concern) list in June or July 2019:
March 05, 2019
Product environmental compliance is constantly evolving worldwide over the years. Major changes are impacting the electronic industry and will certainly affect your products compliance management system.

February 26, 2019
Product environmental compliance is constantly evolving, all around the world. Major changes are impacting the electronics industry and will certainly affect your products compliance management system in the months and years to come.
February 05, 2019
On top of the recent update of exemptions 6a and 6b on aluminum and steel alloys, the European Commission has published various amendments on general exemptions on the use of lead and cadmium in electrical and electronic applications. These amendments, (EU) 2019/169 to 2019/178, can be summarized as follow:

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