Some chemicals, know as persistent organic pollutants (POP) may be found in electrical and electronic equipment.
POPs are prohibited or restricted in various countries, such as Canada (SOR/2012-285 Prohibition of Certain Toxic Substances Regulations) and the European Union (Regulation 850/2004 and amendments, RoHS or REACH).
As with RoHS, Enviropass recommends the documentary approach with suppliers and subcontractors. This method offers the best value for your money, avoiding you dozens of expensive testing for potentially dangerous substances present in a tested product.
By using Classic POP, you allow Enviropass to undertake the documentary assessment of your products, including:
Note that you can apply for POP, REACH and RoHS testing services at lower cost.
In addition to the Classic POP services, Deluxe POP gives you the tools to take control over POP compliance. Deluxe POP includes: