IDEX Health & Science is committed to preserving the environment. Our continuous improvement programs hold our facilities accountable to reduce waste, prevent pollution, and conserve resources. Many products comply with REACH and RoHS regulations.
We have made our certifications available for you to view in our RoHS and REACH compliance sections.
RoHS, stands for Restriction of Hazardous Substances. RoHS, also known as Directive 2002/95/EC, originated in the European Union and restricts the use of six hazardous materials found in electrical and electronic products. These are:
- Hexavalent chromium (chromium xxx or Cr6+)
- Polybrominated biphenyls (PBB)*
- Polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE)*
REACH is a regulation of the European Union, adopted to improve the protection of human health and the environment from the risks that can be posed by chemicals, while enhancing the competitiveness of the EU chemicals industry.