Let us help you understand the basics of the RoHS specification and how it will impact manufacturing in the future.
At Conveyer & Caster we are working with our manufacturing partners to provide RoHS compliant parts when necessary for your components or equipment. Please make sure to specify “RoHS compliance needed” when requisitioning your component needs. Please note that many components do not currently meet the specification. Below is a broad outline of the RoHS specification:
As the RoHS deadline looms, companies that have not begun the process of becoming RoHS compliant are behind the curve. The European deadline is July 1, 2006, and other countries follow soon thereafter. Component manufacturers are already discontinuing non-compliant parts, and every electronic product is impacted.