Touching new heights for health & safety compliance, Waaree modules now come with REACH-compliant versions

10th Feb 17,  Mumbai, Maharashtra

Waaree Energies Ltd, India's leading Tier 1 solar panel manufacturer, today announced thatcontinuing their emphasis on health & safety compliance,their modules now come with REACH-compliant versions. This certifies that the substances used in the production of the modules are free from substances of high concern and restriction. The analysis of the Waaree Modules was conducted by UL.

REACHstands for Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals. It is a component testing regulation and certification of European Union Chemical Agency (ECHA). It is a stringent test recommended by EU ECOLABEL, a voluntary label that helps identify products and services that have a reduced environmental impact throughout their life cycle. This applies to the entire value chain, ranging from preliminary products to production and recycling; the analysis also takes into account the working conditions for the people in production.

Mr. Hitesh Doshi, Chairman & Managing Director, Waaree Energies Ltd, commented, "We welcome the REACH certification, because it provides a comparison against European manufacturers. Most of all, the regulation is a gauge for our success in research, development and production and responsible sourcing strategy."

About Waaree Energies
WAAREE Energies Ltd is the flagship company of Waaree Group, founded in 1989 with headquarters in Mumbai, India. It has India’s largest solar PV module manufacturing capacity of 500 MW’S at its plant in near Surat, Gujrat. Waaree Energies is amongst the top players in India in providing EPC services, Project development, rooftop solutions, and solar water pumps and also as an Independent Power Producer. Waaree has its presence in over 20 locations nationally and 68 countries internationally.