Fabreeka supplies to many customers within the European Union and as part of the REACH, RoHS and POP’s regulations, we are now required to report on varying chemicals/substances that may be in the products we sell into the EU.
Please download the Fabreeka Product Compliance List PDF which shows the complete list of all Fabreeka products that have been investigated as part of the REACH, RoHS and POPs compliance program.
Following is a short description of what each of these regulations means.
REACH requires suppliers to inform recipients if an article contains a Substance of Very High Concern (SVHC) in excess of 0.1% by weight.
For more information on REACH compliance, please visit http://ec.europa.eu/environment/chemicals/reach/reach_en.htm.
RoHS stands for Restriction of Hazardous Substances. The most recent version of RoHS is Directive 2011/65/EU, also known as RoHS 2. RoHS 2 currently restricts the use of six hazardous materials found in electrical and electronic products. However, formally beginning in July 2019, an additional four hazardous materials will be added to this list.
- Lead (Pb)
- Mercury (Hg)
- Cadmium (Cd)
- Hexavalent Chromium (Cr VI)
- Polybrominated Biphenyls (PBB)
- Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDE)
- Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP)
- Dibutyl Phthalate (DBP)
- Benzyl Butyl Phthalate (BBP)
- Diisobutyl Phthalate (DIBP)
For more information on RoHS compliance, please visit http://ec.europa.eu/environment/waste/rohs_eee/index_en.htm.
Under this regulation, the limit of Short-Chain Chlorinated Paraffins (SCCPs) in articles is 0.15%.
For more information, please visit http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?qid=1447857108318&uri=CELEX:32015R2030
If you have any questions, please contact Fabreeka’s Engineering Department at 1-800-322-7352 or info at fabreeka dot com.