JIG-101 Ed 4.0 was Released
No. 09/2011 The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), DIGITALEUROPE, and Japanese Green Procurement Survey Standardization Initiative (JGPSSI) announced the release of the “Joint Industry Guide - Material Composition Declaration for Electrotechnical Products - JIG-101 Ed. 4.0”, an industry materials declaration guide that facilitates reporting of material content information across the global electrotechnical supply chain.
New updates list as following:
Criteria for determining the threshold level adapted
Table A modified to indicate latest version date and revision type enabling the user to quickly identify new or changed entries
In total 3 additional substances have been identified to be relevant for the electrotechnical industry and added to Annex A: 1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, di-C6-8-branched alkyl esters, C7-rich 1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, di-C7-11-branched and linear alkyl esters 4-[4,4'-bis(dimethylamino) benzhydrylidene] cyclohexa-2,5-dien-1-ylidene] dimethylammonium chloride (C.I. Basic Violet 3); Annex F: Applications for the electrontechinal products simplified triggering also adjustments of the screening score sheet SGS, the world's leading third party for testing, has established procedures to cover a large variety of legal requirements related to your products and is committed to informing you about developments concerning hazardous substances in Electrical & Electronic products as a complementary service. Please do not hesitate to contact us for further information.
Information Source JIG-101 Ed 4.0
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