RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU


This information is pertaining to all White and Gray PVC fittings produced by Westlake Pipe & Fittings for NSF approved pipe fitting applications. Westlake Pipe & Fittings is aware of the "Restriction of Hazardous Substances" directive, citation 2011/65/EU, commonly known as RoHS. This directive restricts the use of 6 specific substances in electrical and electronic equipment sold in the EU. 


 These six restricted substances are: 


 1.      Cadmium 

 2.      Hexavalent Chromium 

 3.      Lead 

 4.      Mercury

 5.      Polybrominated Biphenyls, PBBs 

6.       Polybrominated Diphenylethers, PBDEs 


Accordingly, Westlake Pipe & Fittings DOES NOT intentionally add these substances to any of our products. In addition; Westlake Pipe & Fittings PVC products DO NOT contain any antimony, barium, zinc or other heavy metals, except for tin based stabilizers and titanium dioxide pigment, both of which are approved by the NSF International Organization for potable pipe and fittings.