Notes on battery disposal
In connection with the distribution of batteries or with the delivery of devices containing batteries, we are obliged to inform you of the following:
You are As an end user, you are legally obliged to return used batteries. You can return old batteries that we carry or have carried in our range as new batteries free of charge to our shipping warehouse (shipping address). The symbols shown on the batteries have the following meaning:
The symbol of the crossed out garbage can means that the battery must not be disposed of with household waste.
Pb = battery contains more than 0.004 percent lead by mass
Cd = battery contains more than 0.002 mass percent cadmium
Hg = battery contains more than 0.0005 mass percent mercury.
Special features when selling starter batteries
Im In connection with the sale of vehicle batteries, if you are an end consumer, we are obliged in accordance with Section 10 BattG to charge a deposit of 7.50 euros including sales tax per vehicle battery if you do not return a used vehicle battery at the time of purchasing a new vehicle battery. The deposit is not included in the purchase price and is shown on the item next to the final price.
If you return a used vehicle battery to us that we have or have had in our range as a new battery in accordance with Section 9 BattG, we will be responsible Within the framework of the legal regulations, we are obliged to take them back free of charge and to refund the deposit amount.
If we have issued a deposit stamp in accordance with Section 10 Paragraph 1 Sentence 3 BattG, the refund of the deposit when the old vehicle battery is returned depends on the return of the deposit stamp depends.
The return location is the address listed in the legal notice.
Returning the used battery by post is not permitted due to the Dangerous Goods Ordinance.
Alternatively, used vehicle batteries can also be returned free of charge to Recyclables - and recycling centers. The deposit we charge will not be refunded by the public waste and
recycling centers. However, you have the option of having the return of the used vehicle battery acknowledged on the deposit stamp. You will receive the battery deposit back from us upon presentation of the receipted deposit stamp.
Please note the above information.