USRobotics supports the European Union’s efforts to remove harmful chemicals from consumer electronics. In compliance with Directive 2011/65/EU and its subsequent amendments, of the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union regarding the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS), USRobotics will provide fully compliant product in all regions where the directive will be enforced by the 2 January 2013 to meet the requirements of the Recast Directive.
USRobotics is committed to keeping technology products safe for the environment. In addition to providing RoHS compliant products in regions where the directive will be enforced, USRobotics is taking an extra step by making the vast majority of its products compliant with the efforts to remove lead, cadmium, mercury, hexavalent chromium, polybrominated biphenyl (PBB), and polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) flame retardants. This includes products available worldwide.
USRobotics marks all RoHS compliant product with this logo on the package: