Material choice

Choosing the right materials

Axis meets the demands in the EU’s directive on restriction of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment: the RoHS directive, and the requirements in the EU’s directive on the collection and recycling of electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE).

We also meet the requirements in the EU’s regulation on Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals, REACH, which aims to control/eliminate dangerous substances. Axis has a list of banned and restricted substances.

No conflict minerals in our products

Axis works to ensure that our products do not contain any conflict minerals such as gold, tantalum, tin, or tungsten that finance armed conflicts.
 

We do not accept, tolerate or engage in any sourcing activities which may finance conflicts or involve any form of violation of human rights or compulsory labor.
 

Axis follows recommendations and guidelines from the Responsible Business Alliance and the Global e-Sustainability Initiative regarding taking social responsibility in the entire supply chain.

Axis conflict mineral policy

Controlling hazardous substances

Axis works hard to restrict any hazardous substances in our electrical and electronic equipment.

 

We make sure to follow the EU’s directive on collecting and recycling electrical and electronic equipment, as well as meeting the requirements in the EUs regulation on Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals, (REACH) to control/eliminate dangerous substances.

Axis REACH statement