Will the US get its RoHS standard?

Spiegel, Rob
November 2009
Electronics Weekly;11/25/2009, Issue 2408, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that a legislative bill regarding hazardous substances is causing controversy in the U.S. electronics industry. It is stated that the bill focuse on the same six elements as the Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive of Europe. It informs that one of the major goals of the bill is to create a national standard that gives companies clarity for environmental compliance.


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