REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemical substances) is a European Community Regulation relating to chemicals and their safe use (EC 1907/2006).

Concurrent Technologies Plc is a producer of complex articles (electronic assemblies) as defined by this Regulation, and as such, is required to notify recipients of any Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) present in any article (component) incorporated into the complex article at a concentration level above 0.1% weight by weight (w/w).

Based on information received through our supply chain, the following notifiable SVHC’s have been identified as being present in some Concurrent Technologies Plc products, above the 0.1% w/w concentration limit.

SVHC CAS Number Component Type Comments
1,2-Dimethoxyethane, ethylene glycol dimethyl ether (EGDME) 110-71-4 Lithium Cells Used in the electrolyte of Lithium Cells.
Hexahydro-1-methylphthalic anhydride 48122-14-1 Light Emitting Diode (LED) Used in the plastic hardener during the manufacture of some LEDs.
Hexahydro-3-methylphthalic anhydride 57110-29-9
Hexahydro-4-methylphthalic anhydride 19438-60-9
Hexahydromethylphthalic anhydride 25550-51-0

Please note, the SVHC’s identified are not intended to be released from our products under normal or reasonably foreseeable conditions of use. Therefore a safety data sheet is not required.