Notes on battery disposal
In connection with the distribution of batteries or with the delivery of devices containing batteries
, we are obliged to point out the following:
They are legally obliged to return used batteries as end users. You can use old batteries,
Which we have led or led as new batteries in the assortment, free of charge at our dispatch warehouse
(Shipping address). The icons shown on the batteries have the following
The symbol of the crossed garbage can mean that the battery is not given to the household garbage
Pb = battery contains more than 0.004% weight of lead
Cd = battery contains more than 0.002 mass% cadmium
Hg = battery contains more than 0.0005 mass% of mercury.
Please note the above instructions
Electrical and electronic equipment - Information for private householdsThe Electrical and Electronic Equipment Act (ElektroG) contains a variety of requirements for the handling of electrical and electronic equipment. The most important ones are compiled here.
1. Separate collection of old equipment
Waste electrical and electronic equipment has been designated as waste. Owners of old equipment have this one of the unsorted Settlement waste separately. Waste equipment does not belong in particular to household refuse, but into special collection and return systems.
2. Batteries and accumulators
Owners of old equipment have old batteries and old accumulators, which are not enclosed by the old equipment, as a rule, before handing them over to a Detection site therefrom. This does not apply in so far as the old equipment is disposed of by public waste disposal authorities and Are separated there for the purpose of preparation for the re-use of other old appliances.
3. Possibilities of returning old equipment
Owners of old appliances from private households can collect them at the collection points of the public waste disposal authorities or at the disposal of the manufacturers Or distributors within the meaning of the ElektroG. You will find an online directory of collection and return points here: https://www.ear-system.de/ear-verzeichnis/sammel-und-ruecknahmestellen.jsf.
4. Privacy information
Old devices often contain sensitive personal data. This applies, in particular, to information and telecommunication equipment, such as computers and computers Smartphones. In your own interest, please note that for the deletion of the data on the old devices to be disposed of, every end user himself responsible for.
5. Meaning of the symbol "swept garbage bin"
The symbol of a crossed-out dustbin, which is regularly displayed on the electrical and electronic equipment
indicates that at the end of its service life the respective device must be recorded separately from the unsorted municipal waste.
6. Further information
We are a member of the withdrawal system „take-e-back“. For more information, see www.take-e-back.de.