Caution for Safety
Gallium arsenide material (GaAs) is used
in this product.
Therefore, do not burn, destroy, cut, crush, or chemi-
cally decompose the product, since gallium arsenide
material in powder or vapor form is harmful to human
Observe the relevant laws and regulations when dispos-
ing of the products. Do not mix them with ordinary in-
dustrial waste or household refuse when disposing of
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