Battery Law Notices

Waste batteries do not belong to household waste.
You can return used batteries free of charge at our shipping warehouse. As a consumer, they are legally obliged to return old batteries.

Contaminated batteries are marked with a symbol consisting of a crossed-out refuse bin and the chemical symbol (Cd, Hg or Pb) of the heavy metal which is responsible for the classification as pollutant:


  1. "Cd" stands for cadmium.
  2. "Hg" stands for mercury.
  3. "Pb" stands for lead.