FAQ RoHS II
16. Are there EPCOS components that still contain mercury, cadmium, hexavalent chromium, polybrominated biphenyls (PBB) or polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE)?
The elements mercury, cadmium and its compounds, as well as hexavalent chromium may be contained in traces below the threshold defined by law. PBB as well as PBDE, in particular octa- and penta-brominated diphenyl ethers, have been eliminated from production during the last years.