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RoHS Compliance

Captive Fastener Corporation is compliant with the criteria required by the European Union RoHS directive, as it applies to certain restricted hazardous substances in the fasteners we currently manufacture.

Material and finish content of the Captive Fastener products does not exceed the acceptable levels allowed for lead, zinc, mercury, PBB, or PBDE. Also, our standard passivation process for stainless steel components complies with RoHS requirements.

Most Captive Fastener standard catalog products are RoHS II (2011/65/EU) compliant.

Exceptions are listed below:

        CFFS & CFFC series,  The inner nut has Dry Film Lube over Cadmium Chromate

        CFE & CFEO Series.  Standard Finish Dry Film Lube over Cadmium

        Cadmium Plating Finish (CC, CB, CI, EF)

        Dacromet Plating Finish (DM)

        Tin Lead Plating Finish (TL)

Non- Standard Catalog Items:

         NASM (M45938/11)

Please note that a small portion of our steel products with zinc chromate in our current inventory may contain a hexavalent chromate finish. If it is necessary to receive RoHS II  (2011/65/EU) compliant product, be sure to indicate this requirement when ordering and we will provide it.

Also, Captive Fastener Corporation strives to be environmentally friendly in all aspects of their manufacturing processes, to assure a healthy and safe environment for everyone. Please let us know if we can be of further assistance.