Matrix Metrologies, Inc., a supplier of film measurement equipment, introduces a new line of XRF tools for compliance testing and monitoring of prohibitive metals for the EU directives RoHS/WEEE for the circuit board and packaging electronics and plating industries.
The Benchtop XRF systems provide non-destructive measurement of total lead, mercury, chromium, bromine, and cadmium in almost any material and allow for lead content quantification for reverse RoHS applications including military and aerospace demands requiring 2-5 % minimum lead content. In addition, Matrix offers certified reference standards that can be used for tool audit and measurement integrity management. The new XRF tools can also measure the standard Circuit and packaging
applications including Au/Ni/Cu, Immersion coatings of Au, Ag and Sn, Matte Sn, Sn-Pb on leads pads and bumps, and gold electroless nickel stacks.