Waste Batteries: Meeting Your Duty of Care and Managing Risk

Almost every week we receive news about fires in waste vehicles or at a waste and recycling facility, and the damage caused by batteries ending up in the wrong place.

Despite the regulations it seems almost too easy to discard batteries in general waste rather than collecting them separately in protective containers.


We have put together a data sheet on waste batteries to advise what to do with them. Enter your details below to receive a copy:

Battery Sheet

For further help and advice please contact a member of our Recycling Services Team on 03450 682 572 or email recycling@valpak.co.uk