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MANAGEMENT OF HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES

1. LEVEL A (SUBSTANCES THAT ARE BANNED FROM USE)

CategoryNames of SubstancesRegulations
Level A-I Lead and its compounds EU RoHS Directive
EU Battery Directive
EU Packaging Directive
EU REACH Regulation
Cadmium and its compounds EU RoHS Directive
EU Battery Directive
EU Packaging Directive
EU REACH Regulation
Mercury and its compounds EU RoHS Directive
EU Battery Directive
EU Packaging Directive
EU REACH Regulation
Hexavalent chromium and its
compounds
EU RoHS Directive
EU Packaging Directive
EU REACH Regulation
PBB (Polybrominated biphenyls) EU RoHS Directive
EU REACH Regulation
PBDE
(Polybrominated diphenyl ethers)
EU RoHS Directive
EU REACH Regulation
Level A-II Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)
Polychlorinated naphthalenes (PCNs)
Polychlorinated terhphenyls (PCTs)
OSPAR Priority Chemicals
EU REACH Regulation
EU POPs Regulation
Short-chain chlorinated paraffin
C10-13 (SCCP)
EU POPs Regulation
OSPAR Priority Chemicals
PFOS(Perfluoro octane sulfonate) EU POPs Regulation
Nickel and its compounds EU REACH Regulation
Asbestos EU REACH Regulation
Azo compounds EU REACH Regulation
Ugilec 121, 141, DBBT EU REACH Regulation
Specified organic tin compounds EU REACH Regulation
Arsenic and its compounds EU REACH Regulation
Ozone layer depleting substances EU ODC Regulation
Montreal Protocol
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) EU REACH Regulation
German GS mark
Formaldehydes ChemG (Germany)
Formalin Act (Denmark)
California ATCM
Dimethylfumarate (DMF) Commission decision
2009/251/EC
Volatile organic compound (VOC)
EU REACH Regulation
Health-friendly housing
construction standards

2. LEVEL B: SUBSTANCES THAT ARE TO BE EITHER MONITORED OR REDUCED

TypeSubstances

Level B-I

Poly vinyl chloride (PVC)

Brominated Flame Retardants (Except PBB, PBDE)

Phthalates

Antimony and its compounds

Beryllium and its compounds

Chlorinated flame retardants

Bisphenol A

Perfluoro octanoic acid (PFOA)

* LG Electronics shall phase out Level B-I substance of each product group according to the phase out program of relevant division.



TypeSubstances

Level B-II

Cobalt and its compounds, including alloy

Selenium and its compounds, including alloy

Bismuth and its compounds, including alloy

Triclosan

Surfactant

Medium-chained chlorinated paraffin, C14-C17 (MCCP)

Pentachlorophenol (PCP)

Musk xylene

Green House Gases

* Level B-II are substances considered harmful to human being and environment the are not currently prohibited of use. but are scheduled for the information provision in REACH and/or prohibition by the law and regulation in the future.

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