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barium calcium cesium lead samarium strontium bromide chloride fluoride iodide europium doped

EC number: 431-780-4

CAS number: 199876-46-5

Last updated: 11/03/2020
ECHA Legislation Regulatory Obligations

Regulatory obligations may exist for this substance under the legislations under ECHA’s remit or for which ECHA has delegated tasks (i.e. REACH, CLP, BPR, PIC, CAD / CMD, WFD, and POPs). Please check the substance Infocard.

Batteries Directive

EU. Directive 2006/66/EC on batteries & accumulators and waste

This database contains use prohibitions of mercury and cadmium above certain thresholds in batteries and accumulators, with certain exceptions. It also captures certain labeling requirements on such products containing mercury, cadmium and lead above specified quantities.

Name CAS Application Name Expressed As Label Label limit Limit Notes  
Lead compounds
All batteries, accumulators and button cells
As lead
Shall be marked with the chemical symbol for the metal concerned: Hg, Cd or Pb. The symbol indicating the heavy metal content shall be printed beneath the symbol shown in Annex II and shall cover an area of at least one-quarter the size of that symbol.
0.004 % by weight
4 For further labeling requirements see Article 21 Directive 2006/66/EC
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CAD - Chemical Agents Directive

EU. Worker Protection-Hazardous (98/24)

This list represents a calculated inventory of substances based on the list of harmonized substances contained in Table 3 of Annex VI to the CLP Regulation (1272/2008/EC). Note that this list is not exhaustive. While the harmonized list covers many hazardous substances, other ones not listed may also meet the classification criteria in accordance with the CLP.

Name CAS
barium calcium cesium lead samarium strontium bromide chloride fluoride iodide europium doped
199876-46-5
Cosmetic Products Regulation

EU. Cosmetics Regulation, Annex II, Prohibited Substances

This list contains substances which are banned from use in any cosmetic products marketed for sale or use in the European Union.

Ref No. Substance Identification Expressed As Product type, body parts Maximum Threshold Restriction(s) Notes  
Name EC Number CAS Molecular formula
289
Lead compounds
All cosmetic products
0 %
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EU Ecolabel Regulation

EU. Dangerous Substances - Eco-Labels

This database contains: (1) the list of hazardous substances harmonized for classification and labeling in EU (i.e. Table 3 of Annex VI to CLP Regulation); and (2) the Candidate List of substances of very high concern (SVHC). The EU Ecolabel may not be awarded to substances or mixtures classified as such. Note that this list is not exhaustive. While the harmonized list covers many hazardous substances, other ones not listed may also meet the classification criteria in accordance with the CLP.

Name CAS Restriction(s) Expressed As Table 3 of Annex VI to CLP EU REACH: List of SVHC Physical form Substance Description  
barium calcium cesium lead samarium strontium bromide chloride fluoride iodide europium doped
199876-46-5
yes
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Industrial Emissions Directive

EU. IPPC: Annexes V, VI, VIII (2010/75/EU)

This database contains emission limit values for polluting substances in waste gases and waste water, assigned according to facility type (i.e., combustion plants (Annex V), waste incineration/co-incineration plants (Annex VI), and installations producing titanium dioxide (Annex VIII)), under Directive 2010/75/EU on Industrial Emissions (Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control - IPPC).

Name CAS Annex Group Average period Average limit Condition Emission Limit Expressed As fuel Fuel class Industrial plant Part Point Thermal input Water limit Notes  
Lead compounds
VI Annex VI (Directive 2010/75/EU) Technical provisions relating to waste incineration plants and waste co-incineration plants
As lead
Waste incineration plants and waste co-incineration plants
Part 5 (VI) Emission limit values for discharges of waste water from the cleaning of waste gases
0.2 mg/l
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Lead compounds
VI Annex VI (Directive 2010/75/EU) Technical provisions relating to waste incineration plants and waste co-incineration plants
Antimony, arsenic, lead, chromium, cobalt, copper, manganese, nickel and vanadium and their compounds
A minimum of 30 minutes and a maximum of 8 hours
0.5 mg/nm3
As lead
Waste incineration plants
Part 3 (VI) Air emission limit values for waste incineration plants
1.3
21 All emission limit values shall be calculated at a temperature of 273,15 K, a pressure of 101,3 kPa and after correcting for the water vapour content of the waste gases.They are standardised at 11 % oxygen in waste gas except in case of incineration of mineral waste oil as defined in point 3 of Article 3 of Directive 2008/98/EC, when they are standardised at 3 % oxygen, and in the cases referred to in Point 2.7 of Part 6
22 These average values cover also the gaseous and the vapour forms of the relevant heavy metal emissions as well as their compounds
24 Emission limit value defined as total emission limit for the total sum of antimony, arsenic, lead, chromium, cobalt, copper, manganese, nickel and vanadium, expressed as average value over the sampling period
39 For technical provisions regarding 'Monitoring of emissions' see Part 6 (Annex VI). For 'Formula to calculate the emission concentration at the standard percentage oxygen concentration' see Part 7 (Annex VI). For 'Assessment of compliance with emission limit values' see Part 8 (Annex VI) Directive 2010/75/EU
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Lead compounds
VI Annex VI (Directive 2010/75/EU) Technical provisions relating to waste incineration plants and waste co-incineration plants
Antimony, arsenic, lead, chromium, cobalt, copper, manganese, nickel and vanadium and their compounds
A minimum of 30 minutes and a maximum of 8 hours
0.5 mg/nm3
As lead
Cement kilns co-incinerating waste
Part 4 (VI) Determination of air emission limit values for the co-incineration of waste
2.2
22 These average values cover also the gaseous and the vapour forms of the relevant heavy metal emissions as well as their compounds
24 Emission limit value defined as total emission limit for the total sum of antimony, arsenic, lead, chromium, cobalt, copper, manganese, nickel and vanadium, expressed as average value over the sampling period
28 All values are standardised at 10 % oxygen
30 All emission limit values shall be calculated at a temperature of 273,15 K, a pressure of 101,3 kPa and after correcting for the water vapour content of the waste gases
39 For technical provisions regarding 'Monitoring of emissions' see Part 6 (Annex VI). For 'Formula to calculate the emission concentration at the standard percentage oxygen concentration' see Part 7 (Annex VI). For 'Assessment of compliance with emission limit values' see Part 8 (Annex VI) Directive 2010/75/EU
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Lead compounds
VI Annex VI (Directive 2010/75/EU) Technical provisions relating to waste incineration plants and waste co-incineration plants
Antimony, arsenic, lead, chromium, cobalt, copper, manganese, nickel and vanadium and their compounds
A minimum of 30 minutes and a maximum of 8 hours
0.5 mg/nm3
As lead
Solid or liquid
Combustion plants co-incinerating waste
Part 4 (VI) Determination of air emission limit values for the co-incineration of waste
3.3
22 These average values cover also the gaseous and the vapour forms of the relevant heavy metal emissions as well as their compounds
24 Emission limit value defined as total emission limit for the total sum of antimony, arsenic, lead, chromium, cobalt, copper, manganese, nickel and vanadium, expressed as average value over the sampling period
30 All emission limit values shall be calculated at a temperature of 273,15 K, a pressure of 101,3 kPa and after correcting for the water vapour content of the waste gases
34 O2 content 6% for solid fuels and 3% for liquid fuels
39 For technical provisions regarding 'Monitoring of emissions' see Part 6 (Annex VI). For 'Formula to calculate the emission concentration at the standard percentage oxygen concentration' see Part 7 (Annex VI). For 'Assessment of compliance with emission limit values' see Part 8 (Annex VI) Directive 2010/75/EU
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EU. Integrated Pollution Prevention & Control

This database contains the list of polluting substances for which emission limit values are assigned under Directive 2010/75/EU on Industrial Emissions (Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control - IPPC) . Member states must permit all qualifying facilities in order to ensure that they minimize impact on the environment. The permit issued must provide emission limit values for pollutants on this list.

Name CAS Air Water Annex X of Dir 2000/60/EC
Lead compounds
yes
yes
Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive

EU. Heavy Metals in Packaging Waste.

This list contains heavy metals subject to use restrictions under Article 11 of the EU Packaging Directive. The concentration of these heavy metals in packaging may not exceed the stated levels. The levels are differentiated between packaging made of glass and other materials.

Name CAS Limit Expressed As  
Lead compounds
100 ppm
As the sum of lead, cadmium, mercury, and hexavalent chromium
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Protection of Pregnant and Breastfeeding Workers Directive

EU. Pregnant Women Protection (92/85)

This list contains substances to which pregnant workers and workers who have recently given birth or are breastfeeding may not be exposed. This is only a partial list; employers are obliged to prevent the exposure of these workers to any agents that may cause adverse health effect for either mother or child. This list is generated from hazardous substances listed in Directive 92/85/EEC and from table 3.2 of Annex VI of the CLP.

Name CAS CLP (1272/2008) CMRs ECCAR Directive 2004/37/EC EU_BA PREGW Notes  
lead compounds with the exception of those specified elsewhere in this Annex
Repr. 1A
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Protection of Young People Directive

EU. Young People at Work (94/33)

This list contains biological and chemical agents, in accordance with Art. 7 and points 2 and 3 of the Annex to Directive 94/33/EC, to which young persons (under 18 years of age) may not be exposed at the workplace. The database represents a non-exhaustive list of such substances based on: 1) agents of risk groups 3 and 4 under Directive 2000/54/EC; 2) Table 3 of Annex VI to the CLP Regulation; 3) and Annex I of Directive 2004/37/EC.

Name CAS EC_YOUNG ECCAR Directive 2004/37/EC EU CLP (1272/2008) EU_BA Directive 2000/54/EC Notes  
barium calcium cesium lead samarium strontium bromide chloride fluoride iodide europium doped
199876-46-5
STOT RE 2
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RoHS - Restriction of Hazardous Substances in Electrical & Electronic Equipment Directive

EU. Exemptions from Art. 4(1) Restrictions (Annexes III & IV) (RoHS)

This database contains the application exemptions listed in Annexes III and IV to RoHS (2011/65/EU). Annex III contains applications exempted from the restriction in Article 4(1), while Annex IV lists applications exempted from the restriction in Article 4(1) specific to medical devices and monitoring and control instruments.

Name CAS Annex Application Begin date Cut-off Expiration Date Expressed As Part Reference Restriction(s) Note(s)  
Lead compounds
III
In glass of cathode ray tubes
5(a)
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Lead compounds
III
In glass of fluorescent tubes
0.2 % by weight
5(b)
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Lead compounds
III
As an alloying element in steel for machining purposes and in galvanised steel
0.35 % by weight
07/21/2021
6(a)
Applies to categories 8 and 9 other than in vitro diagnostic medical devices and industrial monitoring and control instruments
Details
Lead compounds
III
As an alloying element in steel for machining purposes and in galvanised steel
0.35 % by weight
07/21/2023
6(a)
Applies to category 8 in vitro diagnostic medical devices
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Lead compounds
III
As an alloying element in steel for machining purposes in batch hot dip galvanised steel components containing up to 0.2 % lead by weight
0.35 % by weight
07/21/2021
6(a)-I
Applies to categories 1-7 and 10
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Lead compounds
III
As an alloying element in aluminium
0.4 % by weight
07/21/2021
6(b)
Applies to categories 8 and 9 other than in vitro diagnostic medical devices and industrial monitoring and control instruments
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Lead compounds
III
As an alloying element in aluminium
0.4 % by weight
07/21/2023
6(b)
Applies to category 8 in vitro diagnostic medical devices
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Lead compounds
III
As an alloying element in aluminium, provided it stems from lead-bearing aluminium scrap recycling
0.4 % by weight
07/21/2021
6(b)-I
Applies to categories 1-7 and 10
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Lead compounds
III
As an alloying element in aluminium for machining purposes
0.4 % by weight
05/18/2021
6(b)-II
Applies to categories 1-7 and 10
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Lead compounds
III
Copper alloy
4 % by weight
07/21/2021
6(c)
Applies tocategories 1-7 and 10
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Lead compounds
III
Copper alloy
4 % by weight
07/21/2021
6(c)
Applies to categories 8 and 9 other than in vitro diagnostic medical devices and industrial monitoring and control instruments
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Lead compounds
III
Copper alloy
4 % by weight
07/21/2023
6(c)
Applies to category 8 in vitro diagnostic medical devices
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Lead compounds
III
In high melting temperature type solders (i.e. lead-based alloys containing 85 % by weight or more lead)
07/21/2021
7(a)
Applies to categories 1-7 and 10 (except applications covered by point 24 of this Annex)
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Lead compounds
III
In high melting temperature type solders (i.e. lead-based alloys containing 85 % by weight or more lead)
07/21/2021
7(a)
Applies to categories 8 and 9 other than in vitro diagnostic medical devices and industrial monitoring and control instruments
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Lead compounds
III
In high melting temperature type solders (i.e. lead-based alloys containing 85 % by weight or more lead)
07/21/2023
7(a)
Applies to category 8 in vitro diagnostic medical devices
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Lead compounds
III
In solders for servers, storage and storage array systems, network infrastructure equipment for switching, signalling, transmission, and network management for telecommunications
7(b)
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Lead compounds
III
Electrical and electronic components containing lead in a glass or ceramic other than dielectric ceramic in capacitors, e.g. piezoelectronic devices, or in a glass or ceramic matrix compound
07/21/2021
7(c)-I
Applies to categories 1-7 and 10 (except applications covered under point 34)
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Lead compounds
III
Electrical and electronic components containing lead in a glass or ceramic other than dielectric ceramic in capacitors, e.g. piezoelectronic devices, or in a glass or ceramic matrix compound
07/21/2021
7(c)-I
Applies to categories 8 and 9 other than in vitro diagnostic medical devices and industrial monitoring and control instruments
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Lead compounds
III
Electrical and electronic components containing lead in a glass or ceramic other than dielectric ceramic in capacitors, e.g. piezoelectronic devices, or in a glass or ceramic matrix compound
07/21/2023
7(c)-I
Applies to category 8 in vitro diagnostic medical devices
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Lead compounds
III
In dielectric ceramic in capacitors for a rated voltage of 125 V AC or 250 V DC or higher
7(c)-II
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Lead compounds
III
In dielectric ceramic in capacitors for a rated voltage of less than 125 V AC or 250 V DC
01/01/2013
7(c)-III
Expires on 1 January 2013 and after that date may be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 1 January 2013
Details
Lead compounds
III
In PZT based dielectric ceramic materials for capacitors which are part of integrated circuits or discrete semiconductors
07/21/2016
7(c)-IV
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Lead compounds
III
In bearing shells and bushes for refrigerant-containing compressors for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) applications
07/21/2023
9(b)
Applies to category 8 in vitro diagnostic medical devices
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Lead compounds
III
In bearing shells and bushes for refrigerant-containing compressors for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) applications
07/21/2024
9(b)
Applies to category 9 industrial monitoring and control instruments and for category 11
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Lead compounds
III
In bearing shells and bushes for refrigerant-containing compressors for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) applications
07/21/2021
9(b)
Applies to other subcategories of categories 8 and 9
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Lead compounds
III
In bearing shells and bushes for refrigerant- containing hermetic scroll compressors with a stated electrical power input equal or below 9 kW for heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) applications
07/21/2019
9(b)-(I)
Applies to category 1
Details
Lead compounds
III
In C-press compliant pin connector systems
09/24/2010
11(a)
May be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 24 September 2010
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Lead compounds
III
In other than C-press compliant pin connector systems
01/01/2013
11(b)
Expires on 1 January 2013 and after that date may be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 1 January 2013
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Lead compounds
III
As a coating material for the thermal conduction module C-ring
09/24/2010
12
May be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 24 September 2010
Details
Lead compounds
III
In white glasses used for optical applications
07/21/2021
13(a)
Applies to all categories and subcategories other than category 8, category 9 and category 11
Details
Lead compounds
III
In white glasses used for optical applications
07/21/2023
13(a)
Applies to category 8 in vitro diagnostic medical devices
Details
Lead compounds
III
In white glasses used for optical applications
07/21/2024
13(a)
Applies to category 9 industrial monitoring and control instruments and for category 11
Details
Lead compounds
III
In filter glasses and glasses used for reflectance standards
07/21/2023
13(b)
Applies to category 8 in vitro diagnostic medical devices
Details
Lead compounds
III
In filter glasses and glasses used for reflectance standards
07/21/2024
13(b)
Applies to category 9 industrial monitoring and control instruments and for category 11
Details
Lead compounds
III
In filter glasses and glasses used for reflectance standards
07/21/2021
13(b)
Applies to other subcategories of categories 8 and 9
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Lead compounds
III
In ion coloured optical filter glass types
07/21/2021
13(b)-(I)
Applies to categories 1 to 7 and 10
Details
Lead compounds
III
In glazes used for reflectance standards
07/21/2021
13(b)-(III)
Applies to categories 1 to 7 and 10
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Lead compounds
III
In solders consisting of more than two elements for the connection between the pins and the package of microprocessors with a lead content of more than 80 % and less than 85 % by weight
01/01/2011
14
Expired on 1 January 2011 and after that date may be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 1 January 2011
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Lead compounds
III
In solders to complete a viable electrical connection between semiconductor die and carrier within integrated circuit flip chip packages
15
Details
Lead compounds
III
In linear incandescent lamps with silicate coated tubes
09/01/2013
16
Details
Lead compounds
III
As activator in the fluorescent powder (1 % lead by weight or less) of discharge lamps when used as speciality lamps for diazoprinting reprography, lithography, insect traps, photochemical and curing processes containing phosphors such as SMS ((Sr,Ba)2MgSi2O7:Pb)
01/01/2011
18(a)
Details
Lead compounds
III
As activator in the fluorescent powder (1 % lead by weight or less) of discharge lamps when used as sun tanning lamps containing phosphors such as BSP (BaSi2O5:Pb)
18(b)
Details
Lead compounds
III
With PbBiSn-Hg and PbInSn-Hg in specific compositions as main amalgam and with PbSn-Hg as auxiliary amalgam in very compact energy saving lamps (ESL)
06/01/2011
19
Details
Lead compounds
III
In printing inks for the application of enamels on glasses, such as borosilicate and soda lime glasses
21
Details
Lead compounds
III
In finishes of fine pitch components other than connectors with a pitch of 0.65 mm and less
23
May be used in spare parts for EEE placed on the market before 24 September 2010
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Lead compounds
III
In solders for the soldering to machined through hole discoidal and planar array ceramic multilayer capacitors
07/21/2021
24
Applies to categories 1-7 and 10
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Lead compounds
III
In solders for the soldering to machined through hole discoidal and planar array ceramic multilayer capacitors
07/21/2021
24
Applies to categories 8 and 9 other than in vitro diagnostic medical devices and industrial monitoring and control instruments
Details
Lead compounds
III
In solders for the soldering to machined through hole discoidal and planar array ceramic multilayer capacitors
07/21/2023
24
Applies to category 8 in vitro diagnostic medical devices
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Lead compounds
III
Bound in crystal glass
29
As defined in Annex I (Categories 1, 2, 3 and 4) of Council Directive 69/493/EEC
OJ L 326, 29.12.1969, p. 36
Details
Lead compounds
III
In soldering materials in mercury free flat fluorescent lamps (which, e.g. are used for liquid crystal displays, design or industrial lighting)
31
Details
Lead compounds
III
In solders for the soldering of thin copper wires of 100 µm diameter and less in power transformers
33
Details
Lead compounds
III
In cermet-based trimmer potentiometer elements
07/21/2021
34
Applies to categories 1-7 and 10
Details
Lead compounds
III
In cermet-based trimmer potentiometer elements
07/21/2021
34
Applies to categories 8 and 9 other than in vitro diagnostic medical devices and industrial monitoring and control instruments
Details
Lead compounds
III
In cermet-based trimmer potentiometer elements
07/21/2023
34
Applies to category 8 in vitro diagnostic medical devices
Details
Lead compounds
III
In the plating layer of high voltage diodes on the basis of a zinc borate glass body
37
Details
Lead compounds
III
In bearings and bushes of diesel or gaseous fuel powered internal combustion engines applied in non-road professional use equipment: with engine total displacement ≥ 15 litres, or with engine total displacement < 15 litres and the engine is designed to operate in applications where the time between signal to start and full load is required to be less than 10 seconds, or regular maintenance is typically performed in a harsh and dirty outdoor environment, such as mining, construction, and agriculture applications
07/21/2024
42
Applies to category 11, excluding applications covered by entry 6(c) of this Annex
Details
Lead compounds
III
In solder of sensors, actuators, and engine control units of combustion engines, installed in equipment used at fixed positions while in operation which is designed for professionals, but also used by non-professional users
07/21/2024
44
Within the scope of Regulation (EU) 2016/1628 of the European Parliament and of the Council
Applies to category 11
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Equipment utilising or detecting ionising radiation: In detectors for ionising radiation
1
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Equipment utilising or detecting ionising radiation: Bearings in X-ray tubes
2
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Equipment utilising or detecting ionising radiation: In electromagnetic radiation amplification devices: micro-channel plate and capillary plate
3
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Equipment utilising or detecting ionising radiation: In glass frit of X-ray tubes and image intensifiers and lead in glass frit binder for assembly of gas lasers and for vacuum tubes that convert electromagnetic radiation into electrons
4
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Equipment utilising or detecting ionising radiation: In shielding for ionising radiation
5
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Equipment utilising or detecting ionising radiation: In X-ray test objects
6
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Sensors, detectors and electrodes: In ion selective electrodes including glass of pH electrodes
1a
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Sensors, detectors and electrodes: Anodes in electrochemical oxygen sensors
1b
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Sensors, detectors and electrodes: In infra-red light detectors
1c
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In atomic absorption spectroscopy lamps
10
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In alloys as a superconductor and thermal conductor in MRI
11
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In metallic bonds creating superconducting magnetic circuits in MRI, SQUID, NMR (Nuclear Magnetic Resonance) or FTMS (Fourier Transform Mass Spectrometer) detectors
06/30/2021
12
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In counterweights
13
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In single crystal piezoelectric materials for ultrasonic transducers
14
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In solders for bonding to ultrasonic transducers
15
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In solders in portable emergency defibrillators
17
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In solders of high performance infrared imaging modules to detect in the range 8-14 µm
18
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In Liquid crystal on silicon (LCoS) displays
19
Details
Lead compounds
IV
As an alloying element for bearings and wear surfaces in medical equipment exposed to ionising radiation
06/30/2021
23
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Enabling vacuum tight connections between aluminium and steel in X-ray image intensifiers
12/31/2019
24
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In the surface coatings of pin connector systems requiring nonmagnetic connectors which are used durably at a temperature below - 20 °C under normal operating and storage conditions
06/30/2021
25
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Solders on printed circuit boards which are used durably at a temperature below - 20 °C under normal operating and storage conditions
06/30/2021
26(a)
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Termination coatings of electrical and electronic components and coatings of printed circuit boards which are used durably at a temperature below - 20 °C under normal operating and storage conditions
06/30/2021
26(b)
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Solders for connecting wires and cables which are used durably at a temperature below - 20 °C under normal operating and storage conditions
06/30/2021
26(c)
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Solders connecting transducers and sensors which are used durably at a temperature below - 20 °C under normal operating and storage conditions
06/30/2021
26(d)
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Solders of electrical connections to temperature measurement sensors in devices which are designed to be used periodically at temperatures below - 150 °C
06/30/2021
26
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Solders which are used in magnetic fields within the sphere of 1 m radius around the isocentre of the magnet in medical magnetic resonance imaging equipment, including patient monitors designed to be used within this sphere
06/30/2020
27(a)
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Solders which are used in magnetic fields within 1 m distance from the external surfaces of cyclotron magnets, magnets for beam transport and beam direction control applied for particle therapy
06/30/2020
27(b)
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Termination coatings of electrical and electronic components and printed circuit boards which are used in magnetic fields within the sphere of 1 m radius around the isocentre of the magnet in medical magnetic resonance imaging equipment, including patient monitors designed to be used within this sphere
06/30/2020
27(a)
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Termination coatings of electrical and electronic components and printed circuit boards which are used in magnetic fields within 1 m distance from the external surfaces of cyclotron magnets, magnets for beam transport and beam direction control applied for particle therapy
06/30/2020
27(b)
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Lead compounds
IV
Connections of electrical wires, shields and enclosed connectors which are used in magnetic fields within the sphere of 1 m radius around the isocentre of the magnet in medical magnetic resonance imaging equipment, including patient monitors designed to be used within this sphere
06/30/2020
27(a)
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Lead compounds
IV
Connections of electrical wires, shields and enclosed connectors which are used in magnetic fields within 1 m distance from the external surfaces of cyclotron magnets, magnets for beam transport and beam direction control applied for particle therapy
06/30/2020
27(b)
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In solders for mounting cadmium telluride and cadmium zinc telluride digital array detectors to printed circuit boards
12/31/2017
28
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In alloys, as a superconductor or thermal conductor, used in cryo-cooler cold heads and/or in cryo-cooled cold probes and/or in cryo-cooled equipotential bonding systems, in medical devices (category 8) and/or in industrial monitoring and control instruments
06/30/2021
29
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In spare parts recovered from and used for the repair or refurbishment of medical devices, including in vitro diagnostic medical devices, or electron microscopes and their accessories, provided that the reuse takes place in auditable closed-loop business-to-business return systems and that each reuse of parts is notified to the customer
07/21/2021
31a(a)
For the use in medical devices other than in vitro diagnostic medical devices
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Lead compounds
IV
In spare parts recovered from and used for the repair or refurbishment of medical devices, including in vitro diagnostic medical devices, or electron microscopes and their accessories, provided that the reuse takes place in auditable closed-loop business-to-business return systems and that each reuse of parts is notified to the customer
07/21/2023
31a(b)
For the use in in vitro diagnostic medical devices
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Lead compounds
IV
In spare parts recovered from and used for the repair or refurbishment of medical devices, including in vitro diagnostic medical devices, or electron microscopes and their accessories, provided that the reuse takes place in auditable closed-loop business-to-business return systems and that each reuse of parts is notified to the customer
07/21/2024
31a(c)
For the use in electron microscopes and their accessories
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In solders on printed circuit boards of detectors and data acquisition units for Positron Emission Tomographs which are integrated into Magnetic Resonance Imaging equipment
12/31/2019
32
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In solders on populated printed circuit boards used in Directive 93/42/EEC class IIa mobile medical devices other than portable emergency defibrillators
06/30/2016
33
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In solders on populated printed circuit boards used in Directive 93/42/EEC class IIb mobile medical devices other than portable emergency defibrillators
12/31/2020
33
Details
Lead compounds
IV
As an activator in the fluorescent powder of discharge lamps when used for extracorporeal photopheresis lamps containing BSP (BaSi2O5:Pb) phosphors
07/22/2021
34
Details
Lead compounds
IV
Used in other than C-press compliant pin connector systems for industrial monitoring and control instruments
12/31/2020
36
May be used after that date in spare parts for industrial monitoring and control instruments placed on the market before 1 January 2021
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In solder in one interface of large area stacked die elements with more than 500 interconnects per interface which are used in X-ray detectors of computed tomography and X-ray systems
12/31/2019
38
May be used after that date in spare parts for CT and X-ray systems placed on the market before 1 January 2020
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In micro-channel plates (MCPs) used in equipment for medical devices and monitoring and control instruments
07/21/2021
39
At least one of the following properties is present: (a) a compact size of the detector for electrons or ions, where the space for the detector is limited to a maximum of 3 mm/MCP (detector thickness + space for installation of the MCP), a maximum of 6 mm in total, and an alternative design yielding more space for the detector is scientifically and technically impracticable, (b) a two-dimensional spatial resolution for detecting electrons or ions, where at least one of the following applies: (i) a response time shorter than 25 ns, (ii) a sample detection area larger than 149 mm 2, (iii) a multiplication factor larger than 1.3 x 10^3 (c) a response time shorter than 5 ns for detecting electrons or ions, (d) a sample detection area larger than 314 mm2 for detecting electrons or ions, (e) a multiplication factor larger than 4.0 x 10^7
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In micro-channel plates (MCPs) used in equipment for in-vitro diagnostic medical devices
07/21/2023
39
At least one of the following properties is present: (a) a compact size of the detector for electrons or ions, where the space for the detector is limited to a maximum of 3 mm/MCP (detector thickness + space for installation of the MCP), a maximum of 6 mm in total, and an alternative design yielding more space for the detector is scientifically and technically impracticable, (b) a two-dimensional spatial resolution for detecting electrons or ions, where at least one of the following applies: (i) a response time shorter than 25 ns, (ii) a sample detection area larger than 149 mm 2, (iii) a multiplication factor larger than 1.3 x 10^3 (c) a response time shorter than 5 ns for detecting electrons or ions, (d) a sample detection area larger than 314 mm2 for detecting electrons or ions, (e) a multiplication factor larger than 4.0 x 10^7
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In micro-channel plates (MCPs) used in equipment for industrial monitoring and control instruments
07/21/2024
39
At least one of the following properties is present: (a) a compact size of the detector for electrons or ions, where the space for the detector is limited to a maximum of 3 mm/MCP (detector thickness + space for installation of the MCP), a maximum of 6 mm in total, and an alternative design yielding more space for the detector is scientifically and technically impracticable, (b) a two-dimensional spatial resolution for detecting electrons or ions, where at least one of the following applies: (i) a response time shorter than 25 ns, (ii) a sample detection area larger than 149 mm 2, (iii) a multiplication factor larger than 1.3 x 10^3 (c) a response time shorter than 5 ns for detecting electrons or ions, (d) a sample detection area larger than 314 mm2 for detecting electrons or ions, (e) a multiplication factor larger than 4.0 x 10^7
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In dielectric ceramic in capacitors for a rated voltage of less than 125 V AC or 250 V DC for industrial monitoring and control instruments
12/31/2020
40
May be used after that date in spare parts for industrial monitoring and control instruments placed on the market before 1 January 2021
Details
Lead compounds
III
As an alloying element in steel for machining purposes and in galvanised steel
0.35 % by weight
07/21/2024
6(a)
Applies to category 9 industrial monitoring and control instruments, and for category 11
Details
Lead compounds
III
As an alloying element in aluminium
0.4 % by weight
07/21/2024
6(b)
Applies to category 9 industrial monitoring and control instruments, and for category 11
Details
Lead compounds
III
Copper alloy
4 % by weight
07/21/2024
6(c)
Applies to category 9 industrial monitoring and control instruments, and for category 11
Details
Lead compounds
III
In high melting temperature type solders (i.e. lead-based alloys containing 85 % by weight or more lead)
07/21/2024
7(a)
Applies to category 9 industrial monitoring and control instruments, and for category 11
Details
Lead compounds
III
Electrical and electronic components containing lead in a glass or ceramic other than dielectric ceramic in capacitors, e.g. piezoelectronic devices, or in a glass or ceramic matrix compound
07/21/2024
7(c)-I
Applies to category 9 industrial monitoring and control instruments, and for category 11
Details
Lead compounds
III
In solders for the soldering to machined through hole discoidal and planar array ceramic multilayer capacitors
07/21/2023
24
Applies to category 9 industrial monitoring and control instruments, and for category 11
Details
Lead compounds
III
In cermet-based trimmer potentiometer elements
07/21/2024
34
Applies to category 9 industrial monitoring and control instruments, and for category 11
Details
Lead compounds
III
In solders and termination finishes of electrical and electronic components and finishes of printed circuit boards used in ignition modules and other electrical and electronic engine control systems, which for technical reasons must be mounted directly on or in the crankcase or cylinder of hand-held combustion engines (classes SH:1, SH:2, SH:3 of Directive 97/68/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council)
03/31/2022
41
Applies to categories 1 to 7, 10 and 11
Directive 97/68/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 1997 on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to measures against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from internal combustion engines to be installed in non-road mobile machinery (OJ L 59, 27.2.1998, p. 1).
Details
Lead compounds
IV
In platinized platinum electrodes used for conductivity measurements
12/31/2025
37
At least one of the following conditions applies: (a) wide-range measurements with a conductivity range covering more than 1 order of magnitude (e.g. range between 0,1 mS/m and 5 mS/m) in laboratory applications for unknown concentrations, (b) measurements of solutions where an accuracy of +/- 1 % of the sample range and where high corrosion resistance of the electrode are required for any of the following: (i) solutions with an acidity < pH 1, (ii) solutions with an alkalinity > pH 13, (iii) corrosive solutions containing halogen gas, (c) measurements of conductivities above 100 mS/m that must be performed with portable instruments
Details
Lead compounds
III
In solders and termination finishes of electrical and electronic components and finishes of printed circuit boards used in ignition modules and other electrical and electronic engine control systems, which for technical reasons must be mounted directly on or in the crankcase or cylinder of hand-held combustion engines (classes SH:1, SH:2, SH:3 of Directive 97/68/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council)
07/21/2021
41
Applies to categories 8 and 9 other than in vitro diagnostic medical devices and industrial monitoring and control instruments
Directive 97/68/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 1997 on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to measures against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from internal combustion engines to be installed in non-road mobile machinery (OJ L 59, 27.2.1998, p. 1).
Details
Lead compounds
III
In solders and termination finishes of electrical and electronic components and finishes of printed circuit boards used in ignition modules and other electrical and electronic engine control systems, which for technical reasons must be mounted directly on or in the crankcase or cylinder of hand-held combustion engines (classes SH:1, SH:2, SH:3 of Directive 97/68/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council)
07/21/2023
41
Applies to category 8 in vitro diagnostic medical devices
Directive 97/68/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 1997 on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to measures against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from internal combustion engines to be installed in non-road mobile machinery (OJ L 59, 27.2.1998, p. 1).
Details
Lead compounds
III
In solders and termination finishes of electrical and electronic components and finishes of printed circuit boards used in ignition modules and other electrical and electronic engine control systems, which for technical reasons must be mounted directly on or in the crankcase or cylinder of hand-held combustion engines (classes SH:1, SH:2, SH:3 of Directive 97/68/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council)
07/21/2024
41
Applies to category 9 industrial monitoring and control instruments
Directive 97/68/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 December 1997 on the approximation of the laws of the Member States relating to measures against the emission of gaseous and particulate pollutants from internal combustion engines to be installed in non-road mobile machinery (OJ L 59, 27.2.1998, p. 1).
Details
Lead compounds
IV
As a thermal stabiliser in polyvinyl chloride (PVC) used as base material in amperometric, potentiometric and conductometric electrochemical sensors which are used in in-vitro diagnostic medical devices for the analysis of blood and other body fluids and body gases
03/31/2022
41
Details

EU. Restricted Substances Referred to in Art. 4(1) (Annex II) (ROHS)

This database contains the substances listed in Annex II to the Directive on the restriction of hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (ROHS - 2011/65/EU). Restricted pursuant to Art. 4(1) of ROHS, each listed substance includes a maximum concentration value tolerated by weight in homogeneous materials.

Name CAS Max Conc % wt Notes
Lead Compounds
0.1 %wt
1 See Full Text for exemptions and other information.
Safety and/or Health Signs at Work Directive

EU. Workplace Signs

This directive requires employers to ensure proper signage is posted in areas where hazards cannot be avoided or reduced. The annexes to this directive provide detailed information about the minimum requirements for all safety and health signs. According to the annexes to the directive, storage areas and containers containing chemical substances or mixtures that are classified as hazardous according to the CLP Regulation (1272/2008/EC) must be marked and/or labeled.

Name EC Number CAS Index Sustance Description Danger Symbols Restriction Physical form  
barium calcium cesium lead samarium strontium bromide chloride fluoride iodide europium doped
431-780-4
199876-46-5
082-012-00-6
Health hazard
Exclamation mark
Details
Toy Safety Directive

EU. Substances Restricted in Toy

This list contains substances whose use in toys is restricted in the European Union in accordance with points 8 and 13, Part III, and Appendices A and C of Annex II (Particular Safety Requirements) to Directive 2009/48/EC. List entries include substance name, CAS number, limit values for certain product types and, where applicable, notes on restrictions.

Name CAS Application Name Expressed As Content limit Emission Limit Restriction(s) SML Notes  
Lead compounds
Dry, brittle, powder-like or pliable toy material
As lead
Banned if exceeded the migration limit (without prejudice to points 3, 4 and 5, Part III, Annex II)
2 mg/kg
Point 13, Part III, Annex II
These limit values shall not apply to toys or components of toys which, due to their accessibility, function, volume or mass, clearly exclude any hazard due to sucking, licking, swallowing or prolonged contact with skin when used as specified in the first subparagraph of Article 10(2)
Details
Lead compounds
Liquid or sticky toy material
As lead
Banned if exceeded the migration limit (without prejudice to points 3, 4 and 5, Part III, Annex II)
0.5 mg/kg
Point 13, Part III, Annex II
These limit values shall not apply to toys or components of toys which, due to their accessibility, function, volume or mass, clearly exclude any hazard due to sucking, licking, swallowing or prolonged contact with skin when used as specified in the first subparagraph of Article 10(2)
Details
Lead compounds
Scraped-off toy material
As lead
Banned if exceeded the migration limit (without prejudice to points 3, 4 and 5, Part III, Annex II)
23 mg/kg
Point 13, Part III, Annex II
These limit values shall not apply to toys or components of toys which, due to their accessibility, function, volume or mass, clearly exclude any hazard due to sucking, licking, swallowing or prolonged contact with skin when used as specified in the first subparagraph of Article 10(2)
Details
Water Environmental Quality Standards Directive

EU. Environmental Quality Standards, Annex I, Part A (2008/105/EC)

This list contains environmental quality standards (EQS), including annual averages and maximum allowable concentrations, for priority substances and certain other pollutants as provided for in Article 16 of Directive 2000/60/EC.

Name CAS NO AA-EQS Inland AA-EQS Other MAC-EQS Inland MAC-EQS Other EQS Biota Calculation Basis Notes  
Lead compounds
20
1.2 µg/l
1.3 µg/l
14 µg/l
14 µg/l
8 These EQS refer to bioavailable concentrations of the substances.
12 Unless otherwise specified, the EQS parameter expressed as an annual average value (AA-EQS) applies to the total concentration of all isomers.
13 Inland surface waters encompass rivers and lakes and related artificial or heavily modified water bodies.
Details
Water Framework Directive

EU. Directive 2000/60/EC, Annex X, Priority Substances, Water Policy

This list contains substances identified as priority substances that are targeted for reduction and eventual removal from waste water discharge. The list includes 'priority hazardous substances' which are subject to special restrictions.

Name EC Number CAS Priority Group Notes  
Lead compounds
Details
WFD - Waste Framework Directive

EU. Hazardous Waste Properties: Annex III (2008/98/EC)

This database contains substances that have been assigned hazard property (HP) waste codes 1-15, as defined in terms of the hazard class & category, hazard (H) statement, and/or concentration limits provided in Annex III of the Waste Framework Directive (2008/98/EC). The classifications of the substances listed in the database are based on their harmonized classifications per Table 3 of Annex VI to the CLP Regulation (1272/2008/EC).

Name EC Number CAS EU CLP (1272/2008) HP Code Index
barium calcium cesium lead samarium strontium bromide chloride fluoride iodide europium doped
431-780-4
199876-46-5
Acute Tox. 4
STOT RE 2
Aquatic Chronic 2
HP6 Acute Toxicity: waste which can cause acute toxic effects following oral or dermal administration, or inhalation exposure.
HP5 Specific Target Organ Toxicity (STOT)/Aspiration Toxicity: waste which can cause specific target organ toxicity either from a single or repeated exposure, or which cause acute toxic effects following aspiration.
HP14 Ecotoxic: waste which presents or may present immediate or delayed risks for one or more sectors of the environment.
082-012-00-6

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