The Waste Batteries and Accumulators Regulations 2009 are now in force across the UK. ED&S have registered with the Environment Agency via its Batteries Compliance Scheme Partner “Budget Pack”, this covers all ED&S brands, MK Electric, Ackermann, Friedland, Superswitch, Ex-Or.
The ED&S Battery Producer Registration Number is: BPRN00567
Now that these regulations are in force, distributors, dealers and retailers of batteries have an obligation to take back spent batteries from final users. This obligation applies to household batteries that can be hand carried.
for more information on the regulations.