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Research by Country/Region January 20, 2018  
Management Methods [Regulations] for Pollution Control of Electro Information Product - "China RoHS" Web Links

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Although patterned after the EU's RoHS Directive, China RoHS’s provisions differ. China RoHS's labeling provisions go into effect March 1, 2007; the Catalogue is not available or scheduled to go into effect at this time.

The information provided is intended to be of assistance to U.S. exporters. While we make every effort to ensure its accuracy, neither the United States government nor any of its employees make any representation as to the accuracy or completeness of information. Readers are advised to independently verify any information prior to reliance thereon. The information provided does not constitute legal advice
Management Methods for Controlling Pollution by Electronic Information Products (“China RoHS”) Web Links

Official links (all in Chinese):
The Regulation:
Detailed product scope list:

Unofficial Industry Translations of the Regulation, Marking standards, Hazardous Substance Requirements, Q and A, and Detailed Scope list, and more information:
Design Chain Associate’s (DCA) China RoHS page:
AeA (American Electronics Association) China RoHS page:
Grace LLC:

China RoHS DVC, January 2007

2009 - Unofficial Translations of China RoHS Proceedures for the Development of the Key Catalogue
China Environmental Law Blog (Right frame: Laws Regulations),
• Design Chain Associates

Presentation at Semicon West 2009: (Proceedures for China RoHS Catalogue Review)

Official Version of Draft Catalogue (in Chinese):

Press Information on Draft Catalogue:

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