IPC APEX EXPO: IPC's Fern Abrams Provides Updates on RoHS, REACH DirectivesMarch 23, 2016 | Real Time with...IPC
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Fern Abrams, director of regulatory affairs and government relations at IPC, discusses with I-Connect007's Stephen Las Marias the latest environmental challenges being faced by the electronics manufacturing and assembly industry.
She also provides an update on the changes happening in the RoHS and REACH directives this year, as well as new initiatives and advocacies at IPC.
KYZEN, the global leader in innovative environmentally friendly cleaning chemistries, announced that Debbie Carboni, Global Product Line Manager - Electronics, will present as part of the Electric Vehicle (EV) panel during the IPC High Reliability Forum.
The asset transfer acquisition will bring Bliley's equipment, people, and IP under the KYOCERA AVX umbrella and allow KYOCERA AVX to produce the same high-quality electronic components that made Bliley a global leader.
The practical question around CHIPS Act development and electronics assembly is, “Will this change how we do business?” Indium Corporation’s Dr. Andy Mackie sat down with Nolan Johnson to share what he sees as emerging answers to that question from his perspective as an expert in electronics assembly and packaging, and as a participant in standards development through IPC, JEDEC, and SEMI.
IPC continues to collaborate with the electronics manufacturing industry to meet their current and future workforce training needs.
Though product demand weakened this month with Orders and Backlog Indexes slipping, overall electronics industry operations remain healthy per IPC’s September 2023 Global Sentiment of the Electronics Supply Chain Report.