COBS AB - Environment
In product development, we work with and make demands on our suppliers. Our handling of environmental and health hazardous products and waste shall be done without risk to health and environment.
COBS shall strive to set higher goals and standards regarding environmental issues than addressed in the laws and regulations. COBS is characterized by a green image which is based on employee commitment and participation.
In 2005 and 2006 two new environmental laws were introduced in the EU. WEEE Directive came into force in 2005 and the RoHS directive came into force on 1 July 2006. The two laws are interconnected and aimed at reducing the waste of electrical and electronic equipment.