RoHS Compliant Coatings


The Chemcoaters Enhanced Cleaning Process is as good or better than any found on other coating lines. We can supply you with RoHS compliant Dry Film Lubricants, Chem-Treatments,
Pre-Treatments and Prepaint coatings per your specifications. This is just part of the “Chemcoaters Advantage.” We hope that the information provided below helps you to better understand what the RoHS Compliant Standard is. The Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directives (RoHS) was adopted in February of 2003 by the European Union (EU). The directive restricts the use of six hazardous materials in the manufacture of various types of electronic and electrical equipment.

RoHS Restricts the Use of the Following 6 Substances:

  • Lead
  • Mercury
  • Cadmium
  • Chromium VI (Also known as hexavalent chromium)
  • PBB (PBB and PBDE are flame retardants used in some plastics)
  • PBDE

The Directive Applies to the Following Equipment:

  • Large household appliances
  • Small household appliances
  • IT and telecommunications equipment
  • Consumer equipment
  • Lighting equipment
  • Electronic and electrical tools
  • Toys, leisure and sports equipment
  • Automatic dispensers