Notes on battery disposal
In connection with the sale of batteries or with the delivery of devices containing batteries, we are obliged to inform you of
to point out the following:
You are legally obliged to return used batteries as an end user. You can return used batteries that we carry or have carried as new batteries in the
We can return used batteries that we carry or have carried as new batteries free of charge to our shipping warehouse (shipping address). The symbols on the batteries
have the following meaning:
The symbol of the crossed-out garbage can means that the battery must not be placed in the household garbage.
Pb = Battery contains more than 0.004% lead by mass
Cd = battery contains more than 0.002 mass percent of cadmium
Hg = Battery contains more than 0.0005 mass percent mercury.
Please observe the above instructions.
These signs mean that you must not dispose of batteries in household waste.
Please dispose of used batteries, as required by law, at a municipal collection point or return them to your local retailer free of charge. Batteries received from us can also be returned to us after use:
Further information on the battery ordinance can be found at the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety or via the following link Battery ordinance