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/1 [email protected] WWW.ASSENTCOMPLIANCE.COM TEL: 1 (866) 964-6931 [ ] RoHS is the commonly known term referring to both the original RoHS Directive and the RoHS Recast Directive , which replaced the original RoHS as of January 1 2013. You will also see RoHS II referred to as the RoHS Recast. The RoHS recast contains the same principal restrictions as the previous RoHS Directive but has an increase in requirements compared to the previous RoHS directive.

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  • 1. [ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ] /1RoHS is the commonly known term referring to both the original RoHS Directive and the RoHS RecastDirective , which replaced the original RoHS as of January 1 2013. You will also see RoHS II referred to asthe RoHS Recast. The RoHS recast contains the same principal restrictions as the previous RoHS Directivebut has an increase in requirements compared to the previous RoHS directive.ROHS EXEMPTION LIST WITH EXPIRATIONS

2. /2NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE1aMercury in single capped (compact) fluorescent lamps not exceeding (perburner): For general lighting purposes < 30 W: 2,5mg shall be used per burnerafter 31 December 201221-Jul-161bMercury in single capped (compact) fluorescent lamps not exceeding (perburner): For general lighting purposes 30 W and < 50 W: 3,5mg may be usedper burner after 31 December 201121-Jul-161cMercury in single capped (compact) fluorescent lamps not exceeding (perburner): For general lighting purposes with circular or square structural shapeand tube diameter 17 mm: 7 mg may be used per burner after 31 December201121-Jul-161dMercury in single capped (compact) fluorescent lamps not exceeding (perburner): For general lighting purposes 150 W: 15 mg21-Jul-161eMercury in single capped (compact) fluorescent lamps not exceeding (perburner): For general lighting purposes with circular or square structural shapeand tube diameter 17 mm21-Jul-16[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ]ANNEX III - APPLICATIONS EXEMPTED FROM THERESTRICTION IN ARTICLE 4(1) 3. /3NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE1fMercury in single capped (compact) fluorescent lamps not exceeding (perburner): For special purposes: 5 mg21-Jul-162a1Mercury in double-capped linear fluorescent lamps for general lighting purposesnot exceeding (per lamp): Tri-band phosphor with normal lifetime and a tubediameter < 9 mm (e.g. T2):4 mg may be used per lamp after 31 December 201121-Jul-162a2Mercury in double-capped linear fluorescent lamps for general lighting purposesnot exceeding (per lamp): Tri-band phosphor with normal lifetime and a tubediameter 9 mm and 17 mm (e.g. T5): 3 mg may be used per lamp after 31December 201121-Jul-162a3Mercury in double-capped linear fluorescent lamps for general lighting purposesnot exceeding (per lamp): Tri-band phosphor with normal lifetime and a tubediameter > 17 mm and 28 mm (e.g. T8): 3,5 mg may be used per lamp after 31December 201121-Jul-162a4Mercury in double-capped linear fluorescent lamps for general lighting purposes notexceeding (per lamp): Tri-band phosphor with normal lifetime and a tube diameter> 28 mm (e.g. T12):3,5 mg may be used per lamp after 31 December 201221-Jul-162a5Mercury in double-capped linear fluorescent lamps for general lighting purposesnot exceeding (per lamp): Tri-band phosphor with long lifetime ( 25 000h): 5 mgmay be used per lamp after 31 December 201121-Jul-162b1 "Linear halophosphate lamps with tube > 28 mm (T10 and T12): 13-Apr-12[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ] 4. /4NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE2b2 10 mg per lamp" 13-Apr-162b3Mercury in other fluorescent lamps not exceeding (per lamp): Non-linearhalophosphate lamps (all diameters): 15 mg21-Jul-162b4Mercury in other fluorescent lamps not exceeding (per lamp): Non-linear tri-bandphosphor lamps with tube diameter > 17 mm (e.g. T9): 15 mg may be usedper lamp after 31 December 201121-Jul-163aMercury in other fluorescent lamps not exceeding (per lamp): Lamps for othergeneral lighting and special purposes (e.g. induction lamps): 15 mg may be usedper lamp after 31 December 201121-Jul-163bMercury in cold cathode fluorescent lamps and external electrode fluorescentlamps (CCFL and EEFL) for special purposes not exceeding (per lamp): Shortlength ( 500 mm). 3,5 mg may be used per lamp after 31 December 201121-Jul-163cMercury in cold cathode fluorescent lamps and external electrode fluorescentlamps (CCFL and EEFL) for special purposes not exceeding (per lamp): Mediumlength (> 500 mm and 1 500 mm). 5 mg may be used per lamp after 31December 201121-Jul-164aMercury in cold cathode fluorescent lamps and external electrode fluorescentlamps (CCFL and EEFL) for special purposes not exceeding (per lamp): Longlength (> 1 500 mm). 13 mg may be used per lamp after 31 December 201121-Jul-16[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ] 5. /5NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE4bIMercury in other low pressure discharge lamps (per lamp). 15 mg may be usedper lamp after 31 December 201121-Jul-164bIIMercury in High Pressure Sodium (vapour) lamps for general lighting purposesnot exceeding (per burner) in lamps with improved colour rendering index Ra >60: P 155 W. 30 mg may be used per lamp after 31 December 201121-Jul-164bIIIMercury in High Pressure Sodium (vapour) lamps for general lighting purposesnot exceeding (per burner) in lamps with improved colour rendering index Ra >60: 155 W < P 405 W. 40 mg may be used per lamp after 31 December 201121-Jul-164cIMercury in High Pressure Sodium (vapour) lamps for general lighting purposesnot exceeding (per burner) in lamps with improved colour rendering index Ra >60: P > 405 W. 40 mg may be used per lamp after 31 December 201121-Jul-164cIIMercury in other High Pressure Sodium (vapour) lamps for general lightingpurposes not exceeding (per burner): P 155 W. 25 mg may be used per lampafter 31 December 201121-Jul-164cIIIMercury in other High Pressure Sodium (vapour) lamps for general lightingpurposes not exceeding (per burner): 155 W < P 405 W. 30 mg may be used perlamp after 31 December 201121-Jul-164dMercury in other High Pressure Sodium (vapour) lamps for general lightingpurposes not exceeding (per burner): P > 405 W. 40 mg may be used per lampafter 31 December 201113-Apr-15[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ] 6. /6NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE4e Mercury in High Pressure Mercury (vapour) lamps (HPMV) 21-Jul-164f Mercury in metal halide lamps (MH) 21-Jul-165aMercury in other discharge lamps for special purposes not specifically mentionedin this Annex21-Jul-165b Lead in glass of cathode ray tube 21-Jul-166a Lead in glass of fluorescent tubes not exceeding 0,2 % by weight 21-Jul-166bLead as an alloying element in steel for machining purposes and in galvanisedsteel containing up to 0,35 % lead by weight21-Jul-166c Lead as an alloying element in aluminium containing up to 0,4 % lead by weight 21-Jul-167a Copper alloy containing up to 4 % lead by weight 21-Jul-167bLead in high melting temperature type solders (i.e. lead-based alloys containing85 % by weight or more lead)21-Jul-167cILead in solders for servers, storage and storage array systems, networkinfrastructure equipment for switching, signalling, transmission, and networkmanagement for telecommunications21-Jul-167cIIElectrical and electronic components containing lead in a glass or ceramic otherthan dielectric ceramic in capacitors, e.g. piezoelectronic devices, or in a glassor ceramic matrix compound21-Jul-16[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ] 7. /7NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE7cIIILead in dielectric ceramic in capacitors for a rated voltage of less than 125 V ACor 250 V DC.[May only be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 1 January2013.]01-Jan-137cIVLead in PZT based dielectric ceramic materials for capacitors which are part ofintegrated circuits or discrete semiconductors.21-Jul-168aCadmium and its compounds in one shot pellet type thermal cut-off.[May only be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 1 January2012.]01-Jan-128b Cadmium and its compounds in electrical contact 21-Jul-169Hexavalent chromium as an anticorrosion agent of the carbon steel coolingsystem in absorption refrigerators up to 0,75 % by weight in the cooling solution21-Jul-169bLead in bearing shells and bushes for refrigerant-containing compressors forheating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) applications21-Jul-1611aLead used in C-press compliant pin connector systems.[May only be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 24September 2010.]24-Sep-10[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ] 8. /8NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE11bLead used in other than C-press compliant pin connector systems.[May only be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 1 January2013.]01-Jan-1312Lead as a coating material for the thermal conduction module C-ring.[May only be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 24September 2010.]24-Sep-1013a Lead in white glasses used for optical applications 21-Jul-1613b Cadmium and lead in filter glasses and glasses used for reflectance standards 21-Jul-1614Lead in solders consisting of more than two elements for the connectionbetween the pins and the package of microprocessorswith a lead content ofmore than 80 % and less than 85 % by weight.[May only be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 1 Jan2011.]01-Jan-1115Lead in solders to complete a viable electrical connection between semiconductordie and carrier within integrated circuit flip chip packages21-Jul-1616 Lead in linear incandescent lamps with silicate coated tubes. 01-Sep-1317Lead halide as radiant agent in high intensity discharge (HID) lamps used forprofessional reprography applications21-Jul-16[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ] 9. /9NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE18aLEAD as activator in the fluorescent powder (1 % lead by weight or less) ofdischarge lamps when used as specialty lamps for diazoprinting reprography,lithography, insect traps, photochemical and curing processes containingphosphors such as SMS.01-Jan-1118bLead as activator in the fluorescent powder (1 % lead by weight or less) ofdischarge lamps when used as sun tanning lamps containing phosphors suchas BSP (BaSi2O5:Pb)21-Jul-1619LEAD with PbBiSn-Hg and PbInSn-Hg in specific compositions as main amalgamand with PbSn-Hg as auxiliary amalgam in very compact energy saving lamps(ESL).01-Jun-1120LEAD oxide in glass used for bonding front & rear substrates of flat fluorescentlamps used for liquid crystal displays (LCD).01-Jun-1121Lead and cadmium in printing inks for the application of enamels on glasses,such as borosilicate and soda lime glasses21-Jul-1623Lead in finishes of fine pitch components other than connectors with a pitch of0,65 mm and less.[May only be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 24September 2010.]24-Sep-1024Lead in solders for the soldering to machined through hole discoidal and planararray ceramic multilayer capacitors21-Jul-16[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ] 10. /10NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE25Lead oxide in surface conduction electron emitter displays (SED) used instructural elements, notably in the seal frit and frit ring21-Jul-1626 Lead oxide in the glass envelope of black light blue lamps 01-Jun-1127Lead alloys as solder for transducers used in high-powered loudspeakersdesignated to operate for several hours at acoustic power levels of 125 dB SPLand above.24-Sep-1029Lead bound in crystal glass as defined in Annex I (Categories 1, 2, 3 and 4) ofCouncil Directive 69/493/EEC (1)21-Jul-1630Cadmium alloys as electrical/mechanical solder joints to electrical conductorslocated directly on the voice coil intransducers used in high-poweredloudspeakers with sound pressure levels of 100 dB (A) and more21-Jul-1631Lead in soldering materials in mercury free flat fluorescent lamps (which, e.g.are used for liquid crystal displays, design or industrial lighting)21-Jul-1632Lead oxide in seal frit used for making window assemblies for Argon and Kryptonlaser tubes21-Jul-1633Lead in solders for the soldering of thin copper wires of 100 m diameter andless in power transformer21-Jul-1634 Lead in cermet-based trimmer potentiometer elements 21-Jul-1636Mercury used as a cathode sputtering inhibitor in DC plasma displays with acontent up to 30 mg per display.01-Jul-10[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ] 11. /11NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE37Lead in the plating layer of high voltage diodes on the basis of a zinc borateglass body21-Jul-1638Cadmium and cadmium oxide in thick film pastes used on aluminium bondedberyllium oxide21-Jul-1639Cadmium in colour converting II-VI LEDs (< 10 g Cd per mm2 of light-emittingarea) for use in solid state illuminationor display systems. Expires on 1 July201421-Jul-1640Cadmium in photoresistors for analogue optocouplers applied in professionalaudio equipment.31-Dec-13[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ] 12. /12NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE1 Lead, cadmium and mercury in detectors for ionising radiation 21-Jul-181a Lead and cadmium in ion selective electrodes including glass of pH electrodes. 21-Jul-181b Lead anodes in electrochemical oxygen sensors. 21-Jul-181c Lead, cadmium and mercury in infra-red light detectors. 21-Jul-181dMercury in reference electrodes: low chloride mercury chloride, mercury sulphateand mercury oxide.21-Jul-182 Lead bearings in X-ray tubes. 21-Jul-183Lead in electromagnetic radiation amplification devices: micro-channel plateand capillary plate.21-Jul-184Lead in glass frit of X-ray tubes and image intensifiers and lead in glass frit binderfor assembly of gas lasers and for vacuum tubes that convert electromagneticradiation into electrons.21-Jul-185 Lead in shielding for ionising radiation. 21-Jul-18ANNEX IV - APPLICATIONS EXEMPTED FROM THE RESTRICTION INARTICLE 4(1) SPECIFIC TO MEDICAL DEVICES AND MONITORINGAND CONTROL INSTRUMENTS[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ] 13. /13NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE6 Lead in X-ray test objects. 21-Jul-187 Lead stearate X-ray diffraction crystals. 21-Jul-188Radioactive cadmium isotope source for portable X-ray fluorescencespectrometers.21-Jul-189 Cadmium in helium-cadmium lasers. 21-Jul-1810 Lead and cadmium in atomic absorption spectroscopy lamps. 21-Jul-1811 Lead in alloys as a superconductor and thermal conductor in MRI. 21-Jul-1812Lead and cadmium in metallic bonds to superconducting materials in MRI andSQUID detectors.21-Jul-1813 Lead in counterweights. 21-Jul-1814 Lead in single crystal piezoelectric materials for ultrasonic transducers. 21-Jul-1815 Lead in solders for bonding to ultrasonic transducers. 21-Jul-1816Mercury in very high accuracy capacitance and loss measurement bridges andin high frequency RF switches and relays in monitoring and control instrumentsnot exceeding 20 mg of mercury per switch or relay.21-Jul-18[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ] 14. /14NUMBER DESCRIPTION EXPIRY DATE17 Lead in solders in portable emergency defibrillators. 21-Jul-1818Lead in solders of high performance infrared imaging modules to detect in therange 8-14 micrometer.21-Jul-1819 Lead in Liquid crystal on silicon (LCoS) displays. 21-Jul-1820 Cadmium in X-ray measurement filters. 21-Jul-18[ I N F [email protected] S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM WWW. A S S E N T C OMP L I A N C E . C OM T E L : 1 ( 8 6 6 ) 9 6 4 - 6 9 3 1 ]