Statement of RoHS Compliance

Based on information received from our materials suppliers, the materials used to manufacture the CEP 2000 centrifuge are fully compliant with the RoHS (Restriction of the use of certain Hazardous Substances in electrical and electronic equipment) Directive 2011/65/EU.

Our material suppliers have advised us that their products do not contain the substances listed below in concentrations greater than the specified maximum values.

Substance Maximum Limit
Cadmium (Cd) and its compounds Content is 0.01% or less (100ppm)
Lead (Pb) and its compounds Content is 0.1% or less (1000ppm)
Mercury (Hg) and its compounds Content is 0.1% or less (1000ppm)
Hexavalent Chromium Content is 0.1% or less (1000ppm)
Poly Brominated Biphenyls (PBBs) Content is 0.1% or less (1000ppm)
Poly Brominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDEs) Content is 0.1% or less (1000ppm)


Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Disposal Instructions

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According to the WEEE Directive 2012/19/EU, all categories of electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) covered by this directive should be collected separately and disposed of using the best available treatment, recovery and recycling techniques. Capricorn’s centrifuges are subject to the WEEE Directive and we therefore urge you to dispose of the equipment separately from other waste streams and make sure that it is properly treated, recovered or recycled to protect human health and the environment.  All centrifuges that have reached their “end of use” can be returned free of charge to Capricorn to be reprocessed in an environmentally friendly way in compliance with the WEEE Directive.

To arrange return of your centrifuge, free of charge, please contact Capricorn using the details below;

Tel: +44 (0)1425 46 18 34

Email: via our contact form

Alternatively, please contact your local municipal waste company for proper disposal instructions