Environmental & Regulatory Compliance

RoHS, REACH, ELV & WEEE Compliance

It is the position of Pioneer Metal Finishing and our chemical suppliers that the below-mentioned processes render products that will meet the requirements of these 4 environmental directives. This information is based on careful review of all applicable material safety data sheets for all chemicals involved in producing these processes.
Compliance requirements of the RoHS 2 (2011/65/EC), WEEE, REACH (1907/2006/EC), and ELV directives.

The following processes are RoHs, REACH, WEEE, or ELV Compliant:
- Clear & Dyed Anodize
- Clear & Dyed Hardcoat
- Bright Dip
- FrostKote™
- Metal FX™
- ARP-Acid Etch
- Optical Black™
- MediBlack
- EnduraGuard™
- CastGuard™
- Hard Lube
- Nituff
- Passivation
- Tin Plating
- Copper Plating
- Zinc Plating
- Gold Plating
- Silver Plating
- Electroless and Electrolytic Nickel Plating
- Palladium Nickel Plating
- ELV/Trichrome conversion coatings
- NicoTef
- NorLube
- NorKote I, II, III™
- Dry Film Lubricant
- Rubber to Metal Bonding
- Shot Peening
- Deburring (Tumble & Vibratory)

The following processes are not RoHS, REACH, WEEE & ELV Complaint:
- Tin/Lead Plating
- Hexavalent Chromate
- Yellow or Black Zinc Plating

Conflict Minerals Rule
Pioneer conforms to the Conflict Minerals Rule under the Dodd Frank Act.
Click Here to view Pioneer's Conflict Mineral Rule Document