Like industrial batteries, portable batteries are classified as hazardous waste and require specialist disposal methods to ensure no harmful substances end up back into the environment.
Due to certain portable batteries containing harmful substances it is a legal requirement for many battery producers to ensure that they are disposed of safely and in line with government guidelines.
Our battery disposal team are specially trained to help assist businesses in the complete disposal of their portable batteries. We focus on providing you with the most efficient and seamless service, making sure that your business is fully compliant with battery disposal regulations.
TYPES OF PORTABLE
Portable batteries come in all shapes and sizes and contain a range of different materials, components and chemicals. Including:
Alkaline/Zinc carbon batteries - used in clocks & torches
Secondary (rechargeable) Lithium-ion batteries - used in mobile phones/ laptops & power tools.
Primary (single use) Lithium-ion batteries - used as an alternative to Alkaline
Lead acid batteries - used for small-scale power storage, found in automobiles.
Get in touch today to enquire about the secure collection and recycling of your portable batteries.