Storage, handling and shelf life
Guidelines for storage and handling of plastic encapsulated ICs
After assembly of a plastic encapsulated device, exposure to non-appropriate environment might degrade the material. We offer here knowledge to understand and manage plastic encapsulated IC with optimum conditions.
Shelf life confirmation letter
Non-hermetic (valid for plastic encapsulated electronic) electronic packaged devices require appropriate handling to ensure optimum board performances.
See also Melexis' Soldering Recommendations.
To ensure optimum board performances, moisture loading and shelf life are important parameters.
Download shelf life confirmation letter (PDF - 233 KB)