Ensuring compliance


Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 on Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), a law regulating chemical substances in the EU / EEA, is designed to protect human health and the environment.


As a distributor, Avnet Abacus does not certify compliance with REACH and RoHS on behalf of their original manufacturers. Avnet Abacus does encourage its manufacturers to make their environmental information available on their websites and works closely with its suppliers to provide its customers with relevant information / declarations available from its manufacturers. Supplier information on the presence of Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) above a threshold of 0.1% (w/w) is collated below.


EU Supplier REACH SVHC Content Reports:


EU RoHS Directive

The Directive 2011/65/EU on the Restriction of the use of certain Hazardous Substances (RoHS II), replacing Directive 2002/95/EC (RoHS I), targets Electrical and Electronic Equipment (EEE) in order to avoid adverse impacts on human health and the environment.


All product information relating to environmental compliance, including, but not limited to REACH and RoHS, is provided to Avnet by the product manufacturers and is provided by Avnet on an "AS IS" basis. Avnet makes no representation as to the accuracy or completeness of the information. AVNET DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES AND LIABILITIES UNDER ANY THEORY WITH RESPECT TO THE PRODUCT INFORMATION PROVIDED. Avnet recommends you validate any product Information before using or acting on such information. All product information is subject to change without notice. Avnet is not responsible for typographical or other errors or omissions in product information.

EU REACH Compliance

REACH Statement


EU RoHS Compliance

RoHS Statement


Code of Conduct

Doing business the right way

Details on how we conduct ourselves in every aspect of business.

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Supplier handbook

Designed to acquaint potential and existing suppliers with our company, culture and supply chain direction.

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Human Rights

A conflict-free supply chain is our priority

We believe our customers should be fully informed about the products they purchase.

Human Rights

Modern slavery and human trafficking

Avnet’s global policy against human trafficking, modern slavery and child labour.