The aim is to ensure that the Group complies with relevant regulations related to specific substances. In the restricted list, all relevant substances that are banned or restricted are listed.
The restricted list is based on the following regulations:
• Restriction of Hazardous Substances (ROHS)
• Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) directive
• Toys directive
In relation to conflict minerals that are subject to the requirements of Dodd-Frank Section 1502 or Regulation (EU)2017/821, suppliers are requested to declare content.
On top of the mandatory requirements according to law, we have enforced extra specifications; for example, a ban on the use of all phthalates and natural rubber latex.