UMC Goes Green

June 2006
Electronic News;6/19/2006, Vol. 52 Issue 25, p27
Trade Publication
The article reports on the Hazardous Substance Process Management (HSPM) certification to be achieved by Taiwan-based semiconductor foundry UMC. HSPM is the standard that the International Electrotechnical Commission Quality Assessment System for Electronic Components approved for Hazardous Substance Process Management. According to UMC the requirements it met in its HSPM compliance go above and beyond the six listed materials in the Restriction of the use of certain Hazardous Substances guidelines to include the restriction of over 20 different hazardous substances.


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