Latest Electronic Tech News About India RoHS / WEEE

India WEEE and RoHS making progress

New e-waste rules shall come into effect from 1 May 2012. Below is an exclusive summary of Indian WEEE and RoHS highlighting the differences between the proposed India scope and that of the EU. India v EU comparison Directive Decoder…

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India RoHS and WEEE - comparison to EU

On 1 May 2011 the amended draft document on WEEE and RoHS in India was promulgated as the “e-Waste (Management and Handling) Rules 2011″ by the Indian Government in New Delhi, and will come into effect on 1 May 2012…

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India WEEE and RoHS-more information

On 1 May 2011 the amended draft document on WEEE and RoHS in India was promulgated as the “e-Waste (Management and Handling) Rules 2011″ by the Indian Government in New Delhi, and which will come into effect on 1 May 2012.  These Rules will apply to all those in…

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India enacts RoHS and WEEE

India has enacted the E-Waste (Management and Handling) Rules, 2011.   The Rules 2011 cover both the restriction of hazardous materials in electronic and electrical equipment, and also impose responsibility on producers, collection centres, consumers or bulk consumers, dismantlers, and recyclers.   The Rules, 2011 apply to every producer, consumer or…

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Draft Indian WEEE (RoHS?) proposals

The Indian Government has published proposals for the disposal of WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment). The draft also includes what is referred to as the reduction in the use of hazardous substances. This could well be a reference to RoHS although further clarity is required. The draft does not…

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