SINTRONES Technology Corp. herein declares the Minerals Conflict-Free on products supplied to customers.
SINTRONES Technology Corp. is taking and will take due diligence within our supply chain to assure “DRC Conflict-Free” for the Minerals of gold (Au), tantalum (Ta), tungsten (W), cobalt(Co) and tin (Sn) are not derived from or sourced from mines in conflict areas of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), or illegally taxed on trade routes, either of which are controlled by non-governmental military groups, or unlawful military factions. Trade routes not confirmed to be “Conflict Free” include direct exports from the DRC, as well as exports through Rwanda, Uganda, Burundi, Tanzania and Kenya (countries of whom the U.N. Security Council note are global export routes for DRC-mined minerals).
SINTRONES Technology Corp. would like to confirm Minerals used in Products sold to customers are “DRC Conflict-Free”.
SINTRONES Technology Corp. hereby formulated this Conflict Minerals Policy and makes the following commitments:
- Not to purchase conflict minerals from mines in the Conflict Regions.
- Request its suppliers to refuse to use Conflict Minerals from the Conflict Regions and present a signed letter of commitment to SINTRONES Technology Corp.
- Request its suppliers to notify their upstream/downstream suppliers to follow Minerals Conflict-Free requirements.
- Continuing our industry leadership and our efforts to source conflict-free minerals from the DRC where possible.
The RoHS Directive stands for “the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment”. This Directive bans the placing on the EU market of new electrical and electronic equipment containing more than agreed levels of lead(Pb), cadmium(Cd), mercury(Hg), hexavalent chromium(Cr-VI), polybrominated biphenyl (PBB) and polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) flame retardants.
The directive comes into force across Europe on July 1st, 2006, from this date on all new electronic and electrical equipment manufactured for resale within Europe must meet the guidelines as set out by the directive, however, the directive does reference a list of categories and exemptions to be considered by producers (refer to your local RoHS legislation for details).
SINTRONES offers our full product line in compliance with the RoHS requirements per Directive 2011/65/EU. Before placing an order we suggest you to check the RoHS product availability web page or contact our sales office to obtain the latest availability information; orders of RoHS products will be accepted and processed only if the requested delivery date is compatible with the scheduled release date.