Compliance with the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH)

Regulation 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and Council of 18 December 2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH) is the new European Union (EU) chemicals law that became effective on June 1, 2007, with phased deadlines through to 2018.  Avid supports the overall REACH goals of protecting human health and the environment. 

In order to comply with the requirements of REACH Article 33 regarding the disclosure of substances of very high concern (“SVHC”) present in concentrations of more that 0.1% weight by weight (w/w), we have requested that our suppliers provide to us details regarding SVHCs in the parts or the products that they supply to us. Availability of information regarding the chemical content of most parts is very limited and the process of obtaining information is ongoing. Below are details on SVHCs that may be present in the product(s) you purchase from Avid.

REACH (“Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 Substance Report“) [pdf, 41 KB]

The substances listed below may be found in this product above the threshold amount of 0.1% weight by weight (w/w) in the listed article.      

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Substance Name

CAS Number

EC No.

Bis (2-ethyl(hexyl)phthalate) (DEHP)




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