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.

SVHCCAS NumberComponent TypeComments
1,2-Dimethoxyethane, ethylene glycol dimethyl ether (EGDME)110-71-4Lithium CellsUsed in the electrolyte of Lithium Cells.
Hexahydro-1-methylphthalic anhydride48122-14-1Light Emitting Diode (LED)Used in the plastic hardener during the manufacture of some LEDs.
Hexahydro-3-methylphthalic anhydride57110-29-9
Hexahydro-4-methylphthalic anhydride19438-60-9
Hexahydromethylphthalic anhydride25550-51-0

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.