Regulatory Compliance Statements

Conflict MineralsOn August 22, 2012, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved the final rule regarding the sourcing of conflict minerals (tin, tungsten, tantalum, and gold (3TG)) under Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protections ACT.  Under the rule, publicly traded companies must report to the SEC the presence of conflict minerals originating in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) or adjoining countries in the products they manufacture or contract to manufacture if the conflict minerals are necessary to the functionality or production of a product.

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Conflict Minerals Compliant Letter
Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative Template (CMRT 4.20)
RoHS 2
The European Union Directive 2011/65EU/RoHS2 (Restriction on Hazardous Substances in Electronic and Electrical Equipment) was implemented on July 21, 2011 to limit the use of substances in electrical and electronic equipment. For documentation concerning Epoxies, Etc.’s products click on the link below. RoHS Compliant Letter

Mercury (Hg)
Mercury is a naturally occurring chemical element (Hg) found in rock inside the earth’s core. The United States Environmental Protection Agency considers mercury to be a persistent bio accumulative and toxic (PBT) pollutant.For documentation concerning Epoxies, Etc.’s products click on the link below.Mercury Free Statement

Bisphenol A (BPA)
Bisphenol A is an organic compound which chemically performs as the fundamental building block for many epoxy resins as well as polycarbonate plastic.For documentation concerning Epoxies, Etc.’s products click on the link below.BPA Compliant Letter

Reach
The REACH acronym stands for the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals.  REACH is a European Union Regulation which was entered into effect in June 2007.  REACH is intended to improve the protection of human health and the environment through the identification and use of certain chemicals and chemical substances.

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REACH Compliant Letter