Components that are RoHS-compliant contain no dangerous substances such as lead or cadmium.
EC Directive 2002/95/EC (RoHS 1) restricts the use of certain substances in electronic devices and components.
These include batteries, etc.
All substances are registered according to the REACH regulation.
REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals) ensures that users
have accurate information on the type and properties of operating materials, lubricants, etc.
that they might come into contact with.
These components are protected against electrostatic discharge.
Static discharges can damage electrical components.
ESD-safe components safely dissipate differences in potential.