Share |

Question

Status:Closed    Asked:Jan 20, 2014 - 08:49 AM

we are a corrugated box Mfg, our customer is asking if our product (corrugated paperboard) is "RoHS" compliant.

is corrugted paperboard (Boxes) subjest to RoHS (European agency) regulations, or is that another organization? Do you know wich organization that is.

i believe RoHS is for the electronics industry.

our customer would like to be sure.

thanks for your help.


Kevin Fox

 
Do you have the same question? Follow this Question
 

Answers

What I found on the internet regarding RoHS 2, the 2011 revision of the EC directive on hazardous substances in electronic products states the following:


Q6.8 Does packaging have to comply to RoHS 2?

No. Recital 14 states RoHS is without prejudice to specific waste management legislation therefore packaging pursuant to the Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive

19

(94/62/EC) is outside the scope of RoHS 2.

 

Jan 20, 2014 - 08:51 AM

0
0
Report it

OTHER QUESTIONS NEEDING ANSWERS

Any research been done on the performance of telescoping/ban...
How much recycled paperboard is acceptable in a virgin fibe...
What procedure would cover the testing of shrink wrapped uph...
HELP REQUESTED: ISTA Package Testing Near Athens, Greece
Particulate Matter Generated During Transit Testing (Medical...
1) DMF Free testing & Certification. 2) ROHS certification 3...
Login   |   Register