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ROHS - Exemptions from Article 4(1) Restrictions, Annexes III & IV

EU. Exemptions from Article 4(1) Restrictions (Annexes III & IV), Directive 2011/65/EU (RoHS), as amended by 2020/366/EU, 5 March 2020

This list contains the application exemptions listed in Annexes III and IV to RoHS (2011/65/EU). Annex III contains applications exempted from the restriction in Article 4(1), while Annex IV lists applications exempted from the restriction in Article 4(1) specific to medical devices and monitoring and control instruments.

Last updated 27 February 2021. Database contains 230 unique substances/entries.
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204-211-0
117-81-7
III
43
In rubber components in engine systems, designed for use in equipment that is not intended solely for consumer use and provided that no plasticised material comes into contact with human mucous membranes or into prolonged contact with human skin and the concentration value of bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate does not exceed: (a) 30 % by weight of the rubber for (i) gasket coatings, (ii) solid-rubber gaskets, or (iii) rubber components included in assemblies of at least three components using electrical, mechanical or hydraulic energy to do work, and attached to the engine. (b) 10 % by weight of the rubber for rubber-containing components not referred to in point (a)
07/21/2024
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III
30
As electrical/mechanical solder joints to electrical conductors located directly on the voice coil in transducers used in high-powered loudspeakers with sound pressure levels of 100 dB (A) and more
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III
13(b)
In filter glasses and glasses used for reflectance standards
07/21/2023
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III
8(b)
In electrical contacts
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III
8(a)
In one shot pellet type thermal cut-offs
01/01/2012
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IV
44
In radiation tolerant video camera tubes designed for cameras with a centre resolution greater than 450 TV lines which are used in environments with ionising radiation exposure exceeding 100 Gy/hour and a total dose in excess of 100kGy
03/31/2027
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III
13(b)
In filter glasses and glasses used for reflectance standards
07/21/2021
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III
13(b)
In filter glasses and glasses used for reflectance standards
07/21/2024
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IV
21
In spare parts for X-ray systems placed on the EU market
01/01/2020
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IV
1c
Sensors, detectors and electrodes: In infra-red light detectors
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III
40
In photoresistors for analogue optocouplers applied in professional audio equipment
12/31/2013
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IV
31a(c)
In spare parts recovered from and used for the repair or refurbishment of medical devices, including in vitro diagnostic medical devices, or electron microscopes and their accessories, provided that the reuse takes place in auditable closed-loop business-to-business return systems and that each reuse of parts is notified to the customer
07/21/2024
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IV
1a
Sensors, detectors and electrodes: In ion selective electrodes including glass of pH electrodes
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IV
1
Equipment utilising or detecting ionising radiation: In detectors for ionising radiation
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IV
31a(a)
In spare parts recovered from and used for the repair or refurbishment of medical devices, including in vitro diagnostic medical devices, or electron microscopes and their accessories, provided that the reuse takes place in auditable closed-loop business-to-business return systems and that each reuse of parts is notified to the customer
07/21/2021
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IV
31a(b)
In spare parts recovered from and used for the repair or refurbishment of medical devices, including in vitro diagnostic medical devices, or electron microscopes and their accessories, provided that the reuse takes place in auditable closed-loop business-to-business return systems and that each reuse of parts is notified to the customer
07/21/2023
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IV
21
In phosphor coatings in image intensifiers for X-ray images
12/31/2019
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IV
10
In atomic absorption spectroscopy lamps
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IV
12
In metallic bonds creating superconducting magnetic circuits in MRI, SQUID, NMR (Nuclear Magnetic Resonance) or FTMS (Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometer) detectors
06/30/2021
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IV
9
In helium-cadmium lasers
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III
13(b)-(III)
In glazes used for reflectance standards
07/21/2021
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21
In printing inks for the application of enamels on glasses, such as borosilicate and soda lime glasses
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IV
43
Anodes in Hersch cells for oxygen sensors used in industrial monitoring and control instruments, where sensitivity below 10 ppm is required
07/15/2023
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III
38
In thick film pastes used on aluminium bonded beryllium oxide
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III
13(b)-(II)
In striking optical filter glass types, excluding applications falling under point 39 of Annex III
07/21/2021
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IV
20
In X-ray measurement filters
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215-146-2
1306-19-0
III
38
In thick film pastes used on aluminium bonded beryllium oxide
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215-148-3
1306-24-7
III
39(a)
In downshifting cadmium-based semiconductor nanocrystal quantum dots for use in display lighting applications
10/31/2019
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IV
31a(b)
In spare parts recovered from and used for the repair or refurbishment of medical devices, including in vitro diagnostic medical devices, or electron microscopes and their accessories, provided that the reuse takes place in auditable closed-loop business-to-business return systems and that each reuse of parts is notified to the customer
07/21/2023
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IV
31a(c)
In spare parts recovered from and used for the repair or refurbishment of medical devices, including in vitro diagnostic medical devices, or electron microscopes and their accessories, provided that the reuse takes place in auditable closed-loop business-to-business return systems and that each reuse of parts is notified to the customer
07/21/2024
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IV
31a(a)
In spare parts recovered from and used for the repair or refurbishment of medical devices, including in vitro diagnostic medical devices, or electron microscopes and their accessories, provided that the reuse takes place in auditable closed-loop business-to-business return systems and that each reuse of parts is notified to the customer
07/21/2021
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IV
30
In spare parts for X-ray systems placed on the EU market
01/01/2020
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IV
30
In alkali dispensers used to create photocathodes in X-ray image intensifiers
12/31/2019
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III
9
Anticorrosion agent in the cooling solution of the carbon steel cooling system in absorption refrigerators
07/21/2021
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9
Anticorrosion agent in the cooling solution of the carbon steel cooling system in absorption refrigerators
07/21/2023
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III
9(a)-II
Anticorrosion agent in the cooling solution of the carbon steel cooling system in absorption refrigerators: - designed to operate fully or partly with electrical heater, having an average utilised power input ≥ 75 W at constant running conditions, - designed to fully operate with non-electrical heater
07/21/2021
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III
9(a)-I
Anticorrosion agent in the cooling solution of the carbon steel cooling system in absorption refrigerators (including minibars) designed to operate fully or partly with electrical heater, having an average utilised power input < 75 W at constant running conditions
03/05/2021
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9
Anticorrosion agent in the cooling solution of the carbon steel cooling system in absorption refrigerators
07/21/2024
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206-104-4
301-04-2
IV
22
Marker for use in stereotactic head frames for use with CT and MRI and in positioning systems for gamma beam and particle therapy equipment
06/30/2021
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27
As solder for transducers used in high-powered (designated to operate for several hours at acoustic power levels of 125 dB SPL and above) loudspeakers
09/24/2010
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III
19
With PbBiSn-Hg and PbInSn-Hg in specific compositions as main amalgam and with PbSn-Hg as auxiliary amalgam in very compact energy saving lamps (ESL)
06/01/2011
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34
In cermet-based trimmer potentiometer elements
07/21/2023
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33
In solders for the soldering of thin copper wires of 100 µm diameter and less in power transformers
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III
18(a)
As activator in the fluorescent powder (1 % lead by weight or less) of discharge lamps when used as speciality lamps for diazoprinting reprography, lithography, insect traps, photochemical and curing processes containing phosphors such as SMS ((Sr,Ba)2MgSi2O7:Pb)
01/01/2011
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24
In solders for the soldering to machined through hole discoidal and planar array ceramic multilayer capacitors
07/21/2021
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IV
1
Equipment utilising or detecting ionising radiation: In detectors for ionising radiation
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IV
4
Equipment utilising or detecting ionising radiation: In glass frit of X-ray tubes and image intensifiers and lead in glass frit binder for assembly of gas lasers and for vacuum tubes that convert electromagnetic radiation into electrons
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IV
1a
Sensors, detectors and electrodes: In ion selective electrodes including glass of pH electrodes
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III
21
In printing inks for the application of enamels on glasses, such as borosilicate and soda lime glasses
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III
34
In cermet-based trimmer potentiometer elements
07/21/2024
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