Expert analysis of electronics-related legislation and compliance requirements, such as RoHS, REACH and WEEE, from industry expert Gary Nevison of Farnell.
Updated RoHS timelines
At a meeting earlier in the week the Department of Business Innovation and Skills gave an update on the next steps ahead of the implementation of the RoHS Recast on 2 January 2013.
The timelines on the publication of the key FAQ document and government guidance in the UK have both slipped and are now October and November this year.
This leaves little time for industry to react although it is likely that both documents will be extremely comprehensive.