Disposal information for batteries
Instruction according to § 18 Battery Act (BattG)
Duty to inform according to battery law (BattG)
Make sure that you dispose of your old batteries/rechargeable batteries at a municipal collection point or in a local store, as prescribed by law.
Disposal with ordinary household waste is prohibited and violates the Battery Act. The disposal is free of charge for you. You are also welcome to return the batteries/rechargeable batteries purchased from us free of charge after use. The return of the batteries/rechargeable batteries to us must be sufficiently stamped in any case.
Returns of batteries/rechargeable batteries are to be addressed to:
ALTRAD Lescha Atika GmbH
Tel.: +49 (0) 8222 / 41 30 - 0
Fax: +49 (0) 8222 / 41 30 - 24
Batteries and accumulators containing harmful substances are clearly marked with the symbol of a crossed-out wheeled bin. Furthermore, under the symbol of the crossed-out dustbin, there is the chemical designation of the corresponding pollutants. Examples of this are: (Pb) lead, (Cd) cadmium, (Hg) mercury:
You have the possibility to reread this information in the documents accompanying the delivery of the goods or in the operating instructions of the respective manufacturer.
Further detailed information on the battery regulation can be obtained from the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (www.bmu.de/abfallwirtschaft).