April 27, 2016
Volume 17 Issue 52
EU Delays Decision on Lead in Alloys
Suppliers of metal alloys and metal removal fluids are waiting to see if the European Parliament will tighten limits on the use of lead in steel, aluminum and copper alloys. Metalworking fluid marketers will likely need to reformulate products if parliamentarians allow expiration of decade-old looser rules on the content of those metals.