Guidance

Restriction on Hazardous Substances Regulations: RoHS guidance

Guidance on the Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment (RoHS) Regulations 2008.

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Explains the requirements of the Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment Regulations 2008 (the RoHS Regulations).

It is intended for businesses and individuals placing or making electrical and electronic equipment available on the UK market between 1 July 2006 and 1 January 2013.

It explains the requirements on business, how to comply with the law and provides sources of further information.

See the RoHS 2 guidance for products placed on the market from 2 January 2013, under the 2012 RoHS Regulations.