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Exemptions 2(a)(1-5)

"Mercury in double-capped linear fluorescent lamps for general lighting purposes not exceeding (per lamp):
(1) Tri-band phosphor with normal lifetime and a tube diameter < 9 mm (e.g. T2): 5 mg
(2) Tri-band phosphor with normal lifetime and a tube diameter ≥ 9 mm and ≤ 17 mm (e.g. T5): 5 mg
(3) Tri-band phosphor with normal lifetime and a tube diameter > 17 mm and ≤ 28 mm (e.g. T8): 5 mg
(4) Tri-band phosphor with normal lifetime and a tube diameter > 28 mm (e.g. T12): 5 mg
(5) Tri-band phosphor with long lifetime (≥ 25 000 h): 8 mg"

This section includes a questionnaire for a new RoHS exemption request. Stakeholders are requested to base their submissions on this questionnaire including as much comprehensive information as possible.

 

Applicant's documents

Applicant 1: LightingEurope

> Original exemption request

Entry (1)

Entry (2)

Entry (3)

Entry (5)

> Additional information provided after first questions for clarification:

>> Further information by applicant - exemption specific

>> Further information by applicant - general

 

Applicant 2: NARVA Lichtquellen GmbH + Co. KG

> Original exemption request

 

Results from previous evaluations

> Excerpt from Oeko-Institut report 2009 (PDF)

 

Contributions to the consultation

> Contribution by Danish Environmental Protection Agency, submitted 09 September 2015, PDF

>> Attachment 1 (report Baggrundspapir vedr. kampagne om sparepærer og kviksølv in Danish)

>> Attachment 2 (report Tabbelraport in Danish)

>> Attachment 3 (Commission Regulation implementing Directive 2005/32/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council with regard to ecodesign requirements for nondirectional household lamps)

> Contribution by Polish Association of Lighting Industry, submitted 15 October 2015, PDF

> Contribution by the Belgish Federal Public Services for Health, Food Chain Safety and Environment, submitted 16 October 2015, PDF 

> Contribution by the European Environmental Bureau, the Mercury Policy Project, and the Responsible Purchasing Network, submitted 19 October 2015, PDF

> Contribution by KEMI Kemikalieinspektionen, Swedish Chemicals Agency, submitted 19 October 2015, PDF

> Contribution by Test & Measurement Coalition, General comments related to RoHS exemption package 9, submitted 19 October 2015, PDF