Protecting the environment and preserving its resources are corporate goals of the highest
priority for us. Our worldwide environmental management system to ISO 14001 ensures
compliance with legislation and sets high standards in this regard. Environmentally friendly
design, technical safety and health protection are always firm goals even at the product
Recommendations for the environmentally friendly disposal of the machine and its components
are given in the following section. Be sure to comply with local disposal regulations.
RoHS - restricting the use of certain hazardous substances
In compliance with RoHS ("Restriction of certain Hazardous Substances" ) we replace
substances that are damaging to the environment by those that are not based on state-of-the-
art technology. In doing so, safety in operation and handling will take priority at all times.
When disposing of the machine or of waste that is created during the individual phases of its
life cycle, please observe the statutory requirements applicable in the country of use.
Dismantling the machine
Dismantle the machine using the general procedures commonly used in mechanical
Machine parts can fall
The machine is made up of heavy parts. These parts are liable to fall during dismantling. This
can result in death, serious injury or material damage.
Before you release any machine parts, secure them so that they cannot fall.
SIMOTICS TN Series N-compact 1LA8
Operating Instructions 05/2016