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    As part of the RoHS recast the European Commission will review both scope and additional substance restrictions within 3 years.


    On a separate note several of the product areas excluded as part of RoHS 2, could potentially be captured in 2019 under the open scope category 11.


    Examples could include:


    + Equipment designed to go in to space

    + Large-scale stationary industrial tools

    + Large-scale fixed installations

    + Means of transport

    + Non-road mobile machinery for professional use

    + R&D equipment only available on a B-to-B basis

    + Medical devices and In Vitro Diagnostic devices






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