Infineon Technologies continuously evaluates and considers possible effects on people and the environment at the earliest possible stage and takes specific measures to prevent hazards to people and the environment. Here Infineon acts according to the general principle that a foresighted estimate of long-term effects has to be preferred to a short-term advantage orientation. The principle of precaution must always be considered.
Infineon products defined as halogen-free meet the following requirements according to IEC 61249-2-21:
- <900 ppm Chlorine
- <900 ppm Bromine
- <1500 ppm total amount of Chlorine and Bromine
In addition all halogen-free products contain < 500 ppm of Antimony Trioxide