The guideline explains the legal and process-related context and regulates the generally applicable requirements. These include, for example, REACH and the Chemicals Prohibition Ordinance. Special requirements such as the End-of-Life Vehicles Directive (ELV), RoHS and the Biocidal Products Ordinance are also dealt with.
The CIVD’s Material Compliance Directive has created a standard that can be used throughout the industry and which provides greater legal certainty while at the same time reducing costs. The accompanying measures for the implementation of the directive document the desired partnership orientation of the standard throughout the entire supply chain.