RoHS recast: industry hammers case for medtech exemptions
This article was originally published in RAJ Devices
The European electromedical industry association COCIR has once again stressed the need for medical equipment to remain out of the scope of the directive on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (Directive 2002/95/EC)1,2.
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