Exemptions to End-of-life vehicle (ELV) Directive - 10th amendment | Council of the European Union: Early non-objection adopted

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The ELV Directive bans the use of four heavy metals (lead, mercury, hexavalent chromium and cadmium) in vehicles put on the market after 1 July 2003. It also includes, in its Annex II, a list of exemptions from this ban which are granted when the use of one of the banned heavy metals is unavoidable for technical or scientific reasons.This is the tenth amendment of Annex II.

...Annex... Hexavalent chromium as an anti-corrosion agent of the  carbon steel cooling system in absorption refrigerators up to 0,75 % by weight in the cooling solution...

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