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Instructions for battery disposal

Instructions for battery disposal

Used batteries are not to be disposed in household waste. You are legally obliged as end-users to supply used or defective batteries for proper disposal. They may not be disposed with household waste. Automotive batteries are withdrawn via the distributor and the public waste disposal carrier. You can used batteries (including car batteries) at our warehouse in D-14482 Potsdam, Wetzlarer Str. 62, return. Contaminated batteries are provided with a mark consisting of a crossed-out trash and the chemical symbol (Cd, Hg or Pb) of the classification as a pollutant crucial heavy metal:

1. "Cd" stands for cadmium.
2. "Hg" stands for Mercury.
3. "Pb" stands for lead.


Please note the specific disposal information subject to a deposit starter batteries under the FAQ "mortgage products / batterie

How do I dispose waste oil ?

Disposal of Waste Oil

At our business address, we like to take in accordance with our legal obligations Used gear and engine oils up to the amount of votes in individual cases, transmission and engine oils free counter. The same applies regularly occurring oily waste for oil filter and oil changes. The cost of freedom is valid in so far only for the reception of waste, but not to the case of dispatching costs

Please inform yourself about possible restrictions and the postal shipment because of the German hazardous materials regulations.

Disposal and Recycling Tips/strong>

Waste oils may not be mixed with other wastes such brake fluid. Mineral waste oils (z. B. engine and transmission oils) can then be collected together, if you do not contain harmful substances (z. B. PCBs in transformer oils)..

Most waste disposals take small quantities of oil (up to 20kg) free counter. Moreover, a disposal fee is charged. Please inform yourself if necessary contact your nearest disposal about the details.



Who will take back the packaging ?

Packaging Ordinance

We are in accordance with the regulations of the packaging required to take back and care for the reuse or disposale of the packaing of our products that have not the sign of a system of comprehensive waste management (such as the ""Green Dot"" of the Dual System Germany AG).

To further clarify the return please contact us (eg email info@carondo.com). We will inform you about a municipal collection point or a waste management company in your area, which receives packaging free of charge. If this is not possible, you have the option of passing or sending the packaging back to us(Carondo GmbH Wetzlarer Straße 62, 14482 Potsdam). The packaging can be reused by us or disposed of in accordance with the provisions of the Ordinance.

Packaging with the ""green dot"" logo and other area-wide disposal systems can be disposed of via the ""yellow bin"" or the "yellow bag".