Battery Recycling UK Ltd offers all its customers a full UK postcode collect and recycle service for any quantity of batteries.
We cover every type of battery from powered appliances including scrap household, portable and industrial. We are also backed up by a national transport service to mainland UK, we're here to take care of all your battery recycling needs.
The Battery Directive was published in September 2006 and is due to be transposed into UK law in 2008. The directive sets portable battery collection targets of 25% by 2012 rising to 45% by September 2016.
Some batteries contain various hazardous metals such as lead, mercury, cadmium, zinc, manganese and lithium. It can be damaging to the environment to send these to landfill, burning batteries can also cause atmospheric pollution.
In the past options for the safe disposal of batteries has been expensive and difficult to achieve, Battery Recycling UK Ltd has overcome these difficulties and can now provide a real alternative.