Enviromental Policy

Arima Optoelectronics Corporation (AOC) aims to be a high quality UHB LED & LD dice, epitaxial wafer provider and designer of Lighting System application. AOC aims to become the industry leader in developing and manufacturing small size, power saving and durable green products. We advocate the concept of human nature, rationality, systematization and internationalization with managerial practice of fairness, justice and open atmosphere as foundation of enterprise operational model. With profound awareness of possible environmental impact from the production and service activities of the company, our staff devote to environmental protection and pledge to:

Continue operation
Operate the environmental management system with available resources and technology toward the goal of continuing improvement.

Observe the laws and regulations
Conform to the environmental protection laws regulations and requests.

Properly use the resources
Properly use the energy and the resources to impel the industry to reduce waste.

Pollution prevention
Improve pollution prevention efficiency and risk management by performance evaluation.

Communication realization
Publicize the environmental protection concept and realize education to all staffs of and for the organization.

ISO14001

Arima Optoelectronics Corporation (AOC) aims to be a high quality UHB certificateLED & LD dice, epitaxial wafer
provider and designer of Lighting System application.

With ISO 14001 Environmental Management System certification awarded in March 2001, our new departments of Lighting System and
Hsinchu plant were also awarded in May 2005.

Persisting in environmental policy of pollution prevention, waste reduction, and social responsibility, we lay solid foundation for continuing operation.

RoHS

European Union proposed Restriction of the use of certain Hazardous Substance in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS) in 2002 and prohibited the following substances for all electrical and electronic equipment imported to countries of European Union from 2006/07/01:

RoHS Restricted Substance
RoHS Concentration upper limit (ppm)
Cd ; Cadmium
The concentration of weight does not exceed 0.01% in a homogeneous substance or material
Pb ; Lead
The concentration of weight does not exceed 0.1% in a homogeneous substance or material
Hg ; Mercury
The concentration of weight does not exceed 0.1% in a homogeneous substance or material
Cr6+ ; Hexavalent-chromium
The concentration of weight does not exceed 0.1% in a homogeneous substance or material
PBB ; Polybrominated biphenyls
The concentration of weight does not exceed 0.1% in a homogeneous substance or material
PBDE ; Polybrominated biphenyls
The concentration of weight does not exceed 0.1% in a homogeneous substance or material

Green Products

Our products of LED, LD and LS comply with the standard of RoHS (Restriction of the use of certain hazardous substance in electrical and electronic equipment)and our OEM business of LD department has been awarded Green Partner by Sony. We have also required our suppliers not to use restricted substances in their products.