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Phthalates restricted under RoHS

Last week, four phthalates were added to the list of restricted substances under the RoHS directive (Restriction of Hazardous Substances in electrical and electronic devices). This is the first time since the original directive of 2003 that new substances are…

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Four phthalates to be restricted under RoHS

In a notification to the World Trade Organization (WTO), the European Commission announces that it intends to add four phthalates to the list of restricted substances under RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances in electrical and electronic devices). The four phthalates…