Batteries must not be disposed of in household waste. Consumers must take used batteries to retailers or disposal facilities run by local authorities. There is no charge for handing batteries in at these locations. For details of the regulations on disposal of batteries, see the next section.
Revised responsibilities regarding waste batteries
Most electrical appliances are supplied with batteries. In connection with the sale of these batteries, we as a retailer are obliged by the Batteriegesetz (German Batteries Act) to draw our customers’ attention to the following: