This course provides an overview of the requirements of RoHS and WEEE directives. It will also cover the acceptable methods of analysis and a brief background of ICP-OES, GC-MS and UV-Vis will be discussed. Likewise, the theory and hands-on exercise on the actual use of XRF as a current popular method for RoHS screening will also be covered. At this stage, the participant can bring their own sample for testing.
RoHS has become a CE marking directive. This legislation is intended to address the use of 6 hazardous substances in specific types of goods sold to Europe or even the countries in Asia and America.