Environmentally relevant information

    REACH Regulation (EU Regulation No. 1907/2006)

    According to Article 33 Paragraph 1 REACH regulation we are obliged as a supplier of articles to pass on information about substances in the articles. Within the framework of the supply chain, we may rely on our EU suppliers to act in conformity with the law and to inform us correctly and accurately in accordance with Art. 33 REACH Regulation. We oblige our non-EU suppliers to inform us about substances of very high concern according to the current candidate list (SVHC).
    We would like to inform you that the following products of Scheidt & Bachmann, acting in this respect as a downstream user, may contain a substance in a concentration of more than 0.1 mass percent (w/w) which is listed on the candidate list according to Article 57 of the REACH Regulation: 

    Locking plugs, retaining cams, sealing rings

    • Cadmium (CAS-No. 7440-50-8)

    Lead-acid batteries

    • Lead metal (CAS-No. 7439-92)

    HTV silicones, if necessary in seals, rings, insulating plates

    • Octamethylcyclotetrasiloxan (D4) (CAS-No.: 556-67-2)
    • Decamethylcyclopentasiloxan (D5) (CAS-No.: 541-02-6)
    • Dodecamethylcyclohexasiloxan (D6) (CAS-No.: 540-97-6)

    Machine elements of the strength classes:
    4.6, 4.8, 5.8, 6.8, 04, 4, 5, 6, 14H, 22H, 33H

    Free cutting steel

    copper alloys (e.g. brass, bronze)

    Aluminium alloys

    semi-finished products

    Lead acid batteries

    • Lead as alloying element (CAS-No. 7439-92-1)

    RoHS II - Directive (EU Directive 2011/65/EU)
    WEEE Directive
    Electrical and Electronic Equipment - Materials Ordinance (ElektroStoffV

    The EU directive serves to restrict the use of individual hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment and applies to all EU member states. In the Federal Republic of Germany, the RoHSII directive has been converted into national law: Electrical and Electronic Equipment Ordinance.

    In cooperation with our suppliers, we will act or react accordingly to comply with the legal requirements.


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