ROHS DIRECTIVE INFLUENCE WITH X-RAY ANALYSIS INDUSTRIES IN INDONESIA
ROHS DIRECTIVE INFLUENCE WITH X-RAY ANALYSIS INDUSTRIES IN INDONESIA. The Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive (RoHS) 2002/95/EC was adopted in February 2003 by the European Union. The RoHS directive took effect on July 1, 2006. This directive restricts the use of six hazardous materials in the manufacture of various types of electronic and electrical equipment, it restricts the use of the following : Lead (Pb), Mercury (Hg), Cadmium (Cd), Krom Hexavalen (Cr6+), Polybrominated biphenyls (PBB), Polybrominated diphenyls eter (PBDE). X-ray analysis is one of methods for material analysing agree with RoHS directive, qualitative and quantitative, high presision and non destructive analysis. BAPETEN regulated useful X-ray devices through licensing according to the Nuclear Energy Act No. 10/1997 any activity related to the utilization of nuclear energy shall have license and maintain the safety, the security, the peace, the health of the workers and the public, and the environmental protection. Happened arising quantity of license and company X-ray analysis that significant as 140% quantity of license from 2004 to 2006 dan 127,7% quantity of company from 2004 to 2006.