Battery statute

Instructions according to § 18 Battery Act (BattG)

Information obligation according to Battery Law (BattG)
Make sure that you hand over your old batteries / rechargeable batteries, as required by law, at a municipal collection point or at the local retailer.

The disposal of ordinary household waste is prohibited and violates the battery law. The delivery is free for you. You are welcome to return the purchased batteries / rechargeable batteries after use to us free of charge. The return of the batteries / rechargeable batteries to us must be sufficiently franked in any case.
Returns of batteries should be sent to: - A. Klehr Einzelhandel
Köln-Aachener Str. 12
50189 Elsdorf
e-Mail: support [at]

Batteries and accumulators that contain pollutants are clearly marked with the symbol of a crossed-out wheelie bin. Furthermore, under the symbol of the crossed-out wheelie bin, the chemical name of the corresponding pollutants. Examples are: (Pb) lead, (Cd) cadmium, (Hg) mercury:
(Fundstelle: BGBl. I 2009, 1590)
You have the option to read this information again in the accompanying documents of the delivery of goods or in the operating instructions of the respective manufacturer.
Further detailed information on the Battery Ordinance can be obtained from the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (