New RoHS Project (Pack 25) to Assess Annex IV Exemption Requests

16 November 2021

EU ROHSOko-Institut, consultant to the EU Commission on RoHS evaluations, has announced that a new RoHS project (Pack 25) for the assessment of two exemption requests has started.

The study will cover exemption requests for 2 new exemptions to be listed in Annex IV of Directive 2011/65/EU, which lists exemptions specific to medical devices and monitoring and control instruments:

  • Mercury in pressure transducer; and
  • DEHP in a PVC base material

A stakeholder consultation is planned to be launched towards the end of November 2021, providing further information on the requests and the precise scope of the consultation.

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