Prohibition and declaration of substances

Information for our suppliers

In the following links to regulations, guidelines, and laws, you will find the listings of all prohibited and hazardous substances which must not be contained in products delivered to MAHLE and the corresponding auxiliary materials and supplies, or which will have to be declared.

For all products, components, materials, and preparations in the automotive supply chain, registration in the International Material Data System (IMDS) is mandatory.

Global Automotive Declarable Substance List (GADSL)
REACH 1907/2006
ELV Directive 2000/53/EC
RoHS 2 Directive 2011/65/EU
Battery and accumulator guideline, 2006/66/EG