Tag Archives: NEMA

IPC Leads Joint Industry Comments on EPA TBBPA TSCA Plan

On October 18, 2015, IPC – Association Connecting Electronics Industries®, the Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM), the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), the Information Technology Industry Council (ITIC), and the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) filed joint comments on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) TSCA Work Plan Chemical Problem Formulation of Tetrabromobisphenol A and […]

The Devil is in the Details When It Comes to U.S. RoHS

U.S. RoHS-type legislation was recently drafted by the National Electronic Manufacturers Association (NEMA) and introduced in Congress as the Environmental Design of Electrical Equipment Act (H.R. 2420), despite the unanimous opposition of the rest of the electronics industry. While a single national standard for substance restrictions in electronics products sounds like a great idea on […]