Various directives were adopted in the past years by the European Union.
The Directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment 2011/65/EU; commonly referred to as the Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive restricts the use of six hazardous materials.
Please read the PDF file outlining EM Microelectronic's policy regarding RoHS compliance.
Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals is a European Union Regulation (REACH, Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006) which addresses the production and use of chemical substances. REACH entered into force in June 2007 with a phased implementation over the next decade.
Please read the PDF file outlining EM Microelectronic's policy regarding REACH compliance.