Frequently Asked Questions
What is RoHS, and do Delta Standard Power Supplies comply with RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU?
RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) regulatory authorities are introducing ways to reduce the environmental impact and potential hazard of wastes from electrical equipment. The European directive on RoHS holds electrical and electronic equipment companies directly responsible for the chemical compliance of their products. Delta Standard Power Supplies conform to the strict standards and extensive documentation control for electrical and electronics products sold in the EU. RoHS calls for the products to only contain the maximum concentration values by weight in homogeneous materials at 0.1% of lead, mercury, hexavalent chromium, polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs), polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and 0.01% of cadmium above the legal threshold.
In 2013, compliance with the RoHS Directive (2011/65/EU) is now required before a product can qualify for CE mark. The indicative list of Electrical and Electronic Equipment (EEE) that appears in the directive. Include large household products, small household products, IT and telecommunication equipment, consumer equipment, lighting equipment, electrical and electronic tools, toys leisure and sports equipment, medical devices, monitoring and control instruments, automatic dispensers and others.