Information on the disposal of batteries

In connection with the sale of batteries or with the delivery of devices that contain batteries, we are under obligation to bring the following to your attention: as the end-user you are legally under obligation to return used batteries. You can return old batteries, which we offer or have offered in our new battery assortment, free of charge to us (elpro, Harald-Wirag-Elektronik, Vertrieb elektronischer Bauelemente, Karlstraße 25, 64283 Darmstadt).
The symbols on the batteries have the following meaning:

  • crossed-out wheeled bin = battery may not be discarded with the household waste
  • Pb = battery contains more than 0.004 percent by mass of lead
  • Cd = battery contains more than 0.002 percent by mass of cadmium
  • Hg = battery contains more than 0.0005 percent by mass of mercury

Please pay attention to the above instructions.