Environmental Standard Letters

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Providing products that are free of hazardous substances is Nexperia’s priority. Nexperia has a proactive environmentally preferred products program that works across the company. These activities are managed by the Environmental Compliance Organization (ECO) – Products team. The goal is to provide you with products that comply with regulatory and customer-defined restrictions on the use of such substances and minerals.

Nexperia environmental certifications

Compliance topic Description
CA65 Prop The Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986 (Proposition 65) protects California’s drinking water sources from being contaminated with chemicals known to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm.

Conflict Mineral Reporting Template (CMRT)

The CMRT is a reporting template that facilitates the transfer of information through the supply chain regarding mineral country of origin and smelters and refiners being utilized. The reporting is mandatory for US publicly listed companies by Section 1502 of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act (US HR-4173).

ELV Declaration The EU End-of-Life Vehicle Directive, 2000/53/EC, regulates the presence of lead, cadmium, mercury and hexavalent chromium in vehicles. ELV authorizes continued use of lead where no feasible alternatives are available.

EU Biocidal Products Regulation

Article 58 BPR of EU Regulation No. 528/2012 regulates the usage of biocidal products made available on the market or used in the EEA and Switzerland.

Extended Minerals Reporting Template (EMRT)

The EMRT is a standardized reporting template developed by the Responsible Minerals Initiative to identify choke points and collect due diligence information in the cobalt and mica supply chain in accordance with the internationally recognized frameworks of the OECD Due Diligence Guidance and the UN Guiding Principles for Business and Human Rights.
GADSL Declaration The Global Automotive Declarable Substance List (GADSL) is a voluntary cross-industry initiative in Extended Producer Responsibility designed to ensure integrated, responsible, and sustainable product development. 
Halogen/Antimony Free Declaration Nexperia strives to limit the use of halogenated/antimony flame-retardants in its products. 
ODC Declaration US EPA regulations issued under sections 601-607 of the Clean Air Act phase out the production and import of ODS according to the Montreal Protocol.
Paper on Nanoelectronics Paper that declares that Nexperia as part of the European semiconductor industry will follow global programs aimed at gaining more insight in the risks and in the development of effective safety strategies and risk management measures. 
Phthalates Free Declaration Declaration that Nexperia's semiconductor products do not contain Phthalates classified as carcinogenic, mutagenic or toxic to reproduction (CMR), category Ia or Ib above limit.
PPW Declaration The EU Parliament and Council Directive 94/62/EC of 20 December 1994 covers Packaging and Packaging Waste.
Statement of EU REACH Provisions Statement which reflects a common understanding of the global semiconductor device manufacturers on the EU REGULATION (EC) No 1907/2006 OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL of 18 December 2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (EU REACH) as well as the Nexperia specific situation regarding EU REACH. 
Red Phosphorous Free Declaration Certification that Nexperia's semiconductor products do not contain Red Phosphorous in a free state.
RoHS Declaration The EU Restriction of the use of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Directive 2002/95/EC took effect in 2006. Its 2nd replacement, Delegated Directive (EU) 2015/863 will enter into force in 2019. RoHS applies to certain electrical & electronic equipment that are put on the market in EU member countries. RoHS may authorize continued use of lead where no feasible alternatives are available.
Statement on TSCA The Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) was amended by the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, by issuing five chemicals to reduce exposures to certain chemicals that are persistent, bioaccumulative and toxic (PBT). 
WEEE Directive The EU Waste of Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive, 2002/96/EC, seeks to minimize e-waste and maximize recycling or reuse of materials.