Environment

The steady improvement of production processes and a responsible usage of resources is an important part of ASTROs quality promise. Preconditions for this are efficient and modern production facilities and the continuous minimization of impact on the environment in production processes.

Compliance of lawful environment obligations is of course put into practice.

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Interseroh

ASTRO Strobel is member of Systemlösung Elektro for disposal of packaging material.

ASTRO is registered at the dual system Interseroh for disposal of packaging material for private households since 01.01.2009.


Our contract number is 80395.

 

 

 

Foundation elektro-altgeräte-register (ear)

According to the guideline 2002/96/EG from 27. January 2003 respective Electro- and Electronic-disposal (WEEE) and the law for bringing Electro- and Electronic-devices into circulation, retraction and environment friendly disposal from 16. March 2005 ASTRO Strobel has registered at ear.

Our WEEE-Reg.-Number:   DE 24808890

Stiftung Elektro-Altgeräte Register
Vertreten durch den Vorstand Hartmut Theusner
Benno-Strauß-Str. 5
90763 Fürth
Deutschland
Tel: +49 911 76 66 50
Fax: +49 911 76 66 599
E-Mail: info(at)stiftung-ear.de
Internet: www.stiftung-ear.de

RoHS EU-Guideline

Since July 1st, 2006, the EU-guidline "RoHS" is in effect.
This guidline prohibits selling goods, inside the EU, which contain the below listed substances.

http://europa.eu.int/scadplus/leg/de/lvb/l21210.htm

For the manufacturers and suppliers of electric and electronical devices and their components, the EU directives 2002/95/EG (directive about the restriction of use of certain hazardous materials in electronic and electronical devices) and 2002/96/EG (directive concerning electronical waste) come into force on Juli 1st 2006.

These directives - short form „RoHS“ (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) and „WEEE“ (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) - rule the disposal of electronical waste and permit the selling of new devices which have lead, mercury, cadmium, chrome 6 and/or bromed flame savers (PBB, PBDE) as components.

Photovoltaics device

In 2011 a photovoltaics device with 49,1 kW peak was installed on the roof of the company building. ASTRO makes it's contribution to energy revolution and accomodates sustained yield and protection of environmment.

 

 

 

Lead free soldering
When the european guideline 2002/96EG fürr Elektro- und Elektroaltgeräte (WEEE) 2002/95/EG refering to reduction of dangerous materials in electronic devices was introduced, the use of lead in electronic devices was permitted by law. By using Nitrogen it is possible to improve the results of soldering without using lead or other dangerous materials.
The photo shows the mounting of our Nitrogen tank.

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