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Standards Watch
Volume 14, Issue 2
From the Director's Desk
James Amano, Senior Director

1000 SEMI Standards & Counting
The Program recently reached a major milestone, with the development of our 1000th Standard. Read More

New Safety Guideline for Use of Energetic Materials in Semiconductor R&D and Manufacturing Processes APPROVED
Comprehensive safety guideline for safe use, handling, processing and disposal of reactive hazardous materials which exhibit energetic properties. Read More

New Standard Approved for Panel Level Packaging Applications
This standard will enable a single toolset for panel level processing. Read More

New Equipment Communication Standard for PCB
This standard will bring the PCB Industry into the smart manufacturing era. Read More

EDA Freeze 3 is Getting Hot. New Generation SEMI Equipment Data Acquisition (EDA) Standards in Development
As node sizes continue to shrink, the ability to collect high-speed, high-volume data becomes more critical. Read More

Revision of SEMI S23 “Guide for Conservation of Energy” for Inclusion of Cooling Water System
Next revision to provide provide guidance for additional energy consumption reduction by implementing a High Temperature Process Cooling Water system. Read More

Parties to Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants Agree to SEMI Recommendations
SEMI educates regulators globally on semiconductor manufacturing technology and advocates a balanced policy framework supporting innovation, growth and sustainability. Read More

Ratification Ballot Issued for HB-LED Equipment Communication Interface
Once LED fabs and equipment vendors follow this standard, it is projected to save a lot of time and effort on redesigning the communication software caused by non-compliance of the communication requirements. Read More

SEMI Standards HB-LED China Technical Committee Chapter Meeting Successfully Held in Shanghai, China.
More than 30 committee members, consisting of experts from more than 20 enterprises and scientific research institutions attended the meeting held on March 29, 2019 in Shanghai, China. Read More

New Location for Standards Meetings at SEMICON West 2019
This year, all SEMI Standards Meetings will be held at the Moscone Center. Don't be late for your meetings by showing up to the wrong location! Read More

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