REACH Declaration

Scott Precision Wire has been approved and is regularly audited by our customers and welcomes the opportunity to demonstrate our expertise and manufacturing capabilities.

We can supply wires to all international and national resistance and thermocouple standards including:

Last Updated: June 2022

Information for customers of Scott Precision Wire Ltd.

Resistance and Thermocouple Conductors & Cables REACH Compliance.

Scott Precision Wire Ltd continues to recognise the European Regulation No. 1907/2006 concerning Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation & Restriction of Chemicals (REACH), which entered into force June 2007.

Annex XIV – List of Substances subject to Authorisation and Candidate List of Substances of Very High Concern for authorisation.

We have reviewed the latest updates and confirm that, according to information currently provided, none of the substances noted in the Authorisation List or the Candidate List, updated 10/06/2022, are present in our products in quantities exceeding the threshold values.

We confirm we have fulfilled our obligations under REACH/EU and REACH/UK as a supplier of articles and we will pass on any relevant information as it becomes available.

Annex XVII – Restrictions on the Manufacture, Placing on the Market and Use of Certain Dangerous Substances, Mixtures and Articles.

Nickel is listed in Annex XVII of the regulations. Nickel is present in a number of resistance and thermocouple wires however it is not envisaged that they are used in a manner that would result in prolonged contact with skin. Labels on products containing Nickel do not include hazard or warning symbols, under Article 23, and users will need to determine whether their particular use contravenes the restrictions laid out in the regulations. The entry can be found at the following link:

If more information is required the identified contact for REACH at Scott Precision Wire is Stephen Holt


Stephen Holt,

Technical & Quality Manager

Scott Precision Wire Ltd.

9th January 2022.