Alberta Neon products are compliant with the European Directive on the Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Equipment, also known as the RoHS directive. Examples of materials restricted by RoHS include lead, mercury, cadmium, hexavalent chromium, and PBB and PBDE flame retardants.
Alberta Neons approach to recycling includes using highly recyclable materials in products in addition to providing extensive take-back programs that enable consumers and businesses to safely dispose of used sign equipment.
ALBERTA NEON'S CARBON FOOTPRINT
Environmental considerations are an integral part of Alberta Neon's business practices. Over 95 percent of Alberta Neon's carbon footprint comes from the products we make. That's why from the earliest stages of product design through manufacturing to customer use and recycling, we take care to keep our activities and our products environmentally sound. Four areas of particular attention are product design, materials, energy efficiency, and recycling. Each aspect of the design cycle provides significant challenges, yet our efforts in these areas have resulted in some impressive results.
The benefits of using LEDs vary depending on the application, but typical technology features include: