RoHS 2 (European Directive 2011/65/EU on Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances) is European legislation that restricts the levels of Lead, Mercury, Cadmium, Hexavalent Chromium, Polybrominated Biphenyls (PBB) and Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDE) present in electrical and electronic equipment sold in the European Union, commencing July 1, 2011. All Lee Spring Stock Products, with the exception of Cadmium Plated MIL-SPEC Springs, comply with the RoHS 2 Directive.
RoHS (Regulation on Registration,Evaluation,Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals) refers to European Union Regulation No 1907/2006.The aim of REACH is to ensure a high level of protection of human health and the environment from the risks that can be posed by chemicals. All Lee Spring Stock Products, with the exception of Cadmium Plated MIL-SPEC Springs, comply with this regulation.
While the vast majority of Lee Spring Custom Products are also RoHS and REACH compliant, please note that certain specifications requested by our customers may not be compliant. Lee Spring only manufactures products that are not in compliance with these regulations upon customer request and can advise customers on RoHS or REACH compliance issues if there is any uncertainty.
All Stock Spring products are available with Material Traceability certification; these products should be designated with the suffix MS. There is a documentation surcharge included in the price. Please contact Lee Spring for pricing.
All Custom Spring products are available with Material Traceability certification. Please be sure to specify your requirement for these documents when placing a custom order.