RoHS | October 18, 2005
The decision has now been made by EU concerning the exemption of Deca-BDE from the RoHS directive. Deca-BDE were as expected exempted from the RoHS directive.
EU announced its decision to exempt the flame retardant decabromodiphenyl ether(Deca-BDE) from the RoHS directive. The decision was based on an extensive research made over ten years of period with risk calculations and evaluations of several studies.