The European Commission has published the COMMISSION DELEGATED DIRECTIVE (EU) 2015/863 and RoHS 2.0 has been updated to include four new restricted substances: (2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) Benzyl butyl phthalate ( BBP) Di-butyl phthalate (DBP) Diisobutyl phthalate (DIBP). EU countries shall apply this new directive from the 22nd of July 2019. For medical devices, monitoring and control
The European Commission has published two revised directives (EU) 2015/573 and (EU) 2015/574 to amend Annex IV of Directive 2011/65/EU on the 10th of April 2015, The two items are added to Annex IV. The annex is specific to the medical devices and monitoring and control instruments of RoHS 2. Amendments In Annex IV of
On the 15th of January the European Commission announced three amendments to Annex III and Annex IV of Directive 2011/65/EU, i.e. the exemption lists for general EEEs and specific to medical devices, and monitoring and control instruments of RoHS 2. Reference No.: G/TBT/N/EU/257, G/TBT/N/EU/258, G/TBT/N/EU/259. Amendments In Annex III to Directive 2011/65/EU, point 39 is replaced by the
The European Commission has passed the RoHS 2.0 draft directive to the WTO on 17 December 2014. This draft Commission Delegated Directive concerns the addition of four phthalates to the list of restricted substances under RoHS 2 (Directive 2011/65/EU), including Bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP), Benzyl butyl phthalate ( BBP) , Di-butyl phthalate (DBP) and Diisobutyl phthalate (DIBP).
Technological Socio-Economic and Cost-Benefit Assessment Related to Exemptions from the Substance restrictions in Electrical and Electronic Equipment (RoHS Directive) Report for the European Commission DG Environment under Framework Contract No ENV.C.2/FRA/2011/0020 Click here to download the report