Regulatory Information

Declarations of Conformity

Avery Dennison is committed to meeting global regulatory compliance directives.

Here's how you can view this information.

  • For a Declaration of Conformity and CB Certificate for our products, click here.

Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) 
for European Union (EU) Customers

In accordance with WEEE directives, any Monarch product, product component and accessory marked with a WEEE symbol, must be returned to a designated collection facility for disassembly and disposal. For information about where to send product for disposal, contact your nearest Avery Dennison location.

Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS)

Monarch products and accessories that are required to comply with RoHS regulations are compliant.

Hazardous substances include: mercury, lead, cadmium, hexavalent chromium, polybrominated byphenyls (PBB), and polybrominated diphenyls ethers (PBDE).

It is our understanding that our labels and tags are not generally required to be RoHS compliant unless they are part of an electronic product throughout its lifecycle.

Battery Disposal Information in the United States and Canada

Please do not throw batteries in the trash. Used batteries must be disposed of in accordance with local regulation. For information about how to recycle batteries in your area, visit the Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC©) at Batteries can also be returned postage-paid to:

Avery Dennison ERC
200 Monarch Lane Door #39
Miamisburg, OH 45342, USA

California Proposition 65

Avery Dennison® Monarch® Barcode Printers and Handheld Labelers, effective August 31, 2018.

WARNING: This product may expose you to chemicals, including but not limited to: Formaldehyde, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information, go to

Battery Disposal Information in the UK.

Industrial Batteries As a producer of industrial batteries under the Waste Batteries and Accumulators Regulations 2009, we Avery Dennison Retail Information Services UK Ltd produce Lithium batteries. We are obliged to take back free of charge, waste industrial batteries supplied to an end user for treatment and recycling. We are required to do this in any calendar year we place new industrial batteries on the market. If any of our customers or in certain cases other end users, require us to take back Industrial batteries, they should contact us at-

Service Admin:

Avery Dennison Retail Information Services UK Ltd.
Unit 1 Thomas Road
Wooburn Industrial Park
Wooburn Green
HP10 0PE
United Kingdom

Tel: +(44) 1628 859500

We will agree the necessary arrangements for the return, proper treatment and recycling of the waste industrial batteries.




To view the Declaration of Conformity and CB Certificate for our products, click here.

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