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Environmental Compliance Policies

Aero-Space Southwest, Inc. is actively working with our manufacturers to offer products that are in compliance with the European Union Environmental Directive.  We monitor the following environmental directives:

RoHS

RoHS is the Restriction on Hazardous Substances directive. It is a directive from the European Union (EU). and it bans the use of certain substances used in the making of electrical and electronic equipment after July 2006.

Major substances:

1.Lead (PB)                                                                  
2.Cadmium (Cd)
3.Mercury (Hg)
4.Polybrominated biphenyls (PBB's)
5.Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE's)
6. Hexavalent chromium
7.Bis (2-Ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP)
8.Benzyl butyl phthalate (BBP)
9.Dibutyl phthalate (DBP)
10.Diisobutyl phthalate (DIBP)

The RoHS directive is always evolving and you can review the current directive and information by clicking on the RoHS link above.

 

REACH

REACH is the European Regulation on Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of chemicals in the EU. REACH works to protect environments and human health where chemicals pose a threat. Regulations are put into place to ensure that corporations are complying with REACH standards.

At ASW, we are constantly maintaining our processes to ensure we are keeping the environment, our team and our customers safe. We do so by establishing procedures for collecting and accessing information on the properties of these hazardous wastes.
Please follow the REACH link above to review the current regulations and updates to the REACH directive.