CLAUSE CODE: QC35a-N    This clause was archived as of 07/01/2013
  CLAUSE TITLE: Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Control Program


QC35a-N Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Control Program [Modified AQC29]:

All ESD sensitive EEE parts with Human Body Model (HBM) sensitivities of 200 volts or more, Contractor shall properly handle, package, and identify, as required in accordance with the latest revision of:

  • JESD (EIA) 625 Requirements for Handling ESD-Sensitive Devices (also known as the JEDEC ESD standard)

or

  • ANSI/ESD S20.20 Standard For the Development of an Electrostatic Discharge Control Program for-Protection of Electrical and Electronic Parts, Assemblies and Equipment (excluding electrically initiated Explosive Devices)

 

All EEE parts shall be placed in conductive or static-dissipative packages, tubes, carriers, conductive bags, etc., for shipment. The packaging must be clearly labeled to indicate that it is an ESD sensitive part and identify the level of sensitivity, if it is less than 200 volts.