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NPL. NPL shows the way on lead-free soldering
NPL shows the way on lead-free soldering
Keywords: NPL, Lead-free soldering
Responding to the concerns from industry on issues surrounding the introduction of lead-free soldering technologies, the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) is running very popular one-day focused workshops.
The demand for the workshops comes from the environmental, legislative and technical considerations that are prompting the industry to examine alternatives to tin-lead solders. The latter are used in everything from niche products to consumer durables. The workshop, on Implementing lead-free electronics assembly, aims to put companies, especially the SMEs, in a better position to be able to respond quickly to any changes, with minimal downtime and disruption to production.
For more information on NPL activities contact: Chris Hunt, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, Middlesex TW11 0LW. Tel: +44 (0) 20 8943 6065; Fax: +44 (0) 20 8614 0429; E-mail: email@example.com Web: http://www.npl.co.uk/ci/index.html