Green Package

• RoHS Directives (2002/95/EC) (3rd party test report is available)

The European Union passed the “Restriction on Use of Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment” (RoHS Directives 2002/95/EC) to ensure that, from 1 July 2006, new electrical and electronic equipment put on the market does not contain lead, mercury, cadmium, hexavalent chromium, polybrominated biphenyls (PBB) or polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE). SGMICRO completed most of its components on evaluation, confirmation and verification testing before ahead of deadline to ensure directive compliance and our customer needs in timely manner.

2011/65/EU(ROHS2.0)released by European Union from 1 July 2011 and had been carried out since 3 Jan 2013, at the same time the 2002/95/EC was repealed.

• Halogen Free (3rd party test report is available)

Advanced to use Halogen Free material for all products from beginning of 2009 (Br≦900ppm, Cl≦900ppm, Cl+Br1500ppm), For Halogen Free products, Added a HF logo with Pb free, RoHS compliance logo in packing label. 

• REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals) Declaration

REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals, EC 1907/2007) is the new European Union (EU) chemical substances regulatory framework. Its aim is to ensure a high level of protection of human health and the environment. REACH has entered into force since June 1, 2007 and will be phased in over an 11 years period (until 2018).
Following EU REACH REGULATION No. 1907/2006, based on information from upstream suppliers, SGMICRO guarantees that our products do not contain or intentionally release any SVHC candidates substances above the regulatory threshold of 0.1%, fully comply with EU REACH Directive. And we are committed to disclose information to customers on SVHCs that are present in products if The substance is present in those products in quantities totally over 1 tonne per producer or importer per year; and the substance is present in those products above a concentration of 0.1% weight by weight (w/w).

The latest published SVHC list (expanded to contain a total of 181 substances, the last updated: 7 July 2017) can be found online from ECHA website:

• 2004/12/EC of 11 February 2004 amending Directive 94/62/EC on packing and packing waste

The sum of heavy metals of concentration levels on lead, cadmium, mercury and hexavalent chromium present in packaging or packaging components shall not exceed the following: 100ppm

• Other additional substances concern

(Red) phosphorus: SGMICRO does not use a mold compound containing red phosphorous as an alternative flame retardant system, Total Phosphorous threshold≦1000ppm
Sb2O3: SGMICRO does not use a mold compound containing Sb2O3 as an alternative flame retardant system, Total Sb threshold≦750ppm
Directive 2006/122/EC: SGMICRO neither uses nor intentionally adds the following: PFOS and PFOA
PAHs: Based upon upstream suppliers survey result, SGMICRO controls PAHs threshold≦10ppm

Environmental Policy

• Compliance

  Comply with applicable environmental laws, regulations and other requirements 

 Pollution Prevention 

  Energy conservation and emission reduction, preventing and controlling environmental pollution 

• Continual Improvement 

  Continually improve company’s Environmental Management System 

• To Be an Eco-Friendly Analog IC Company 

  Provide the best products and services to green energy customers 

  Continue to develop green chip technologies 

  Build environmentally friendly supply chains

*If you have additional comments or questions, please contact your SGMICRO representative directly.