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Paper on solvent emissions directive (SED) and how it affects conformal coatings

Posted on 01 October 2009 by Electrolube
Tags: Conformal Coatings, Legislation

Most people will have heard about new regulations coming into force relating to controlling the use of organic solvents. These are officially termed the Solvent Emissions Directive (SED), but are sometimes colloquially termed the VOC (volatile organic compound) regulations. The full force of the regulations comes in by October 2007, but the regulations are being phased in gradually – some parts apply already. The object of the regulations is to reduce the emission of solvents into the atmosphere, thus reducing the hazards to the environment and…

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Electrolube - REACH legislation

Posted on 01 October 2009 by Electrolube
Tags: REACH, Legislation

Electrolube, a division of H K Wentworth Limited, is a leading manufacturer of electro-chemicals for electronics and industrial manufacturing. Electrolube’s products are widely used for the manufacture and maintenance of electrical and electronic components worldwide. Research and development, quality and environmental concerns are fundamental to the Electrolube philosophy of providing the highest level of customer service. Recently, the level of support Electrolube provides for its customers has expanded, encompassing REACH.

REACH (Registration,…

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REACH legislation – effects outside of Europe

Posted on 01 October 2009 by Electrolube
Tags: REACH, Legislation

Electrolube, a division of H K Wentworth Limited, is a leading manufacturer of electro-chemicals for electronics and industrial manufacturing. Electrolube’s products are widely used for the manufacture and maintenance of electrical and electronic components worldwide. Research and development, quality and environmental concerns are fundamental to the Electrolube philosophy of providing the highest level of customer service. Recently, the level of support Electrolube provides for its customers has expanded, encompassing REACH.

REACH (Registration,…

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