In July 2011, the European Union Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) recast directive 2011/65/EU entered into force. This new directive replaces the previous RoHS directive, 2002/95/EC, clarifies some issues with […]
Last year, Molex published our first global Sustainability Report. As a global electronics manufacturer, we have a responsibility to our environment, our communities, our employees, and to our customers. I’m excited to say we’ve already begun work on our 2011 Sustainability Report. But first, let’s recap—
The Molex 2010 Sustainability Report is available on our ecocare website, along with a number of items regarding Molex environmental initiatives. There are three main sections of the Sustainability Report.
We've discussed some of Molex's key drivers to compliance – some of the legislation and customer requirements pushing electronics to be more environmentally friendly. Because of the diverse requirements, an efficient system to evaluate products is necessary. Molex uses SAP for many of its functions, and decided to use SAP functionality for product environmental compliance as well.