Environment, Health and Safety

  • Electronics manufacturers worldwide face complex regulatory restrictions and compliance burdens that make it difficult to grow their businesses, develop new technologies, create good-paying jobs, and compete in the global marketplace.
  • As members of the communities in which they live and work, IPC members are committed to environmental stewardship.
  • IPC believes governments should prioritize regulations on real risks to health and environment, as opposed to imagined risks; and base any new regulations on sound science and cost-benefit analysis.

Other Important Issues Impacting the Electronics Industry