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Exemption 4(b)(I-III)

"Mercury in High Pressure Sodium (vapour) lamps for general lighting purposes not exceeding (per burner) in lamps with improved colour rendering index Ra > 60:
I) P ≤ 155 W: 30 mg per burner
II) 155 W < P ≤ 405 W: 40 mg per burner
III) P > 405 W: 40 mg per burner"

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

> Original exemption request

> Additional information provided after first questions for clarification:

>> Further information by applicant - exemption specific

>> Further information by applicant - general


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