Posted on 17 February, 2024

In a significant stride towards fostering ethical practices in the mining industry, the Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) and The Copper Mark have jointly unveiled a comprehensive set of criteria. This release includes the RMI’s Risk Readiness Assessment (RRA) and the Criteria Guide, version 3, developed collaboratively by RMI and Copper Mark. These resources are now […]

Posted on 15 February, 2024

ECHA, or European Chemical Agency, plays a crucial role in safeguarding and using the chemicals responsibility with the EU or European Nation. One of the primary initiatives taken by the ECHA is developing the annual report on the Trade of Chemicals. It is an extensive document that sheds light on the distinct aspects of chemical […]

Posted on 6 January, 2024

European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) is one of the critical players who address environmental concerns through plastic exposure globally. As society faces the consequences of plastic pollution, ECHA has again come up with another regulation on plastic exposure to safeguard and promote sustainability worldwide. In this blog post, we will explore the role of ECHA in […]

Posted on 4 January, 2024

Safety Data Sheets (SDS) are essential documents that provide crucial information about the properties and hazards of chemical products. While many view SDS as a regulatory requirement, their value extends beyond compliance. This blog post will explore ways to use Safety Data Sheets to enhance workplace safety, emergency response preparedness, and overall chemical management. Personal […]

Posted on 16 December, 2023

In the ever-evolving landscape of software development, implementing a robust Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) pipeline is crucial for ensuring efficient and error-free delivery of embedded systems. An embedded CI/CD pipeline streamlines the development process, and automated testing, and facilitates continuous integration, ultimately enhancing the overall software quality.  CI/CD Pipeline – Overview A CI/CD […]

Posted on 14 November, 2023

Conveyors are used to transport materials or goods from one location to another within a facility or from one place to another. There are several types of conveyors designed for various purposes and industries. Here are some common types of conveyors: Belt Conveyors: Belt conveyors consist of a continuous loop of material, typically a rubber […]

Posted on 9 November, 2023

Electronic Parts Database Structuring is crucial for Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) companies for several important reasons. Component data is the most critical asset an EMS company owns. Ensuring that this data is structured and maintained well is a critical need for a modern age EMS company to be competitive in the market. Let us look […]

Posted on 29 September, 2023

Batteries have become an integral part of our lives, empowering our lives, from vehicles to mobile phones. However, it poses certain potential environmental risks impacting human lives. ECHA’s involvement in battery regulation is part of the EU’s broader efforts to address these concerns. This blog will explore the ECHA’s regulation of substances of very high […]

Posted on 25 September, 2023

The Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act, or Proposition 65, implemented in 1986, was based on protecting California people from potentially risky chemicals and toxins produced by various products. Hence, it makes businesses offer caution with their products if they contain substances under the Prop 65 candidate list. Understanding the Proposition 65 Substance List […]

Posted on 11 September, 2023

VPX (VITA 46) standards and OpenVPX are related but distinct sets of specifications that define standards for high-performance, ruggedized electronic systems used in various applications, particularly in defense and aerospace. Here is an overview of some common VPX standards and compare them to OpenVPX.  VPX (VITA 46): VPX is the foundational standard that defines the […]