"Green" manufacturing also means "lead-free" and "halogen-free"

New initiatives regarding toxic substances are being implemented around the world. The European Union’s Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) industry initiatives are in place to produce electronic and electrical equipment that do not contain certain toxic substances, including lead, mercury, and cadmium.  Our instruments can quickly detect if your printed circuit board (PCB) finishes, leads, terminations, solder and internal/external interconnects contain restricted substances. 

Whether manufacturing leaded or lead-free electronics, screening all components to ensure the correct materials are being used can prevent the loss or degradation of reliability-critical systems, avoid filamentary corrosion (more commonly known as “whiskering”) and protect your brand ...and profits.


Does Platinum Migrate During Electrode Assembly?

Platinum makes desirable jewelry, but its most important applications are industrial. Platinum is the primary component of catalytic converters, pollution control devices to convert dangerous automotive emissions to safe non-toxic substances.

XPS Helps Manufacturers Maintain the Quality of High Performance Materials

As the demand for high performance materials increases, so does the importance of surface engineering. The surface of a solid is the point at which the material interacts with its external environment. 


Manufacturing and Processing Resource Library

Access a targeted collection of scientific application notes, case studies, videos, webinars and white papers for chemical, electronic, power and energy, plastics and polymers, and paints and pigments analysis.

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