Battery regulation / recyling Batteries must not be disposed of in household waste. Consumers are, according to the Battery Directive, obliged by law to return all spent batteries and accumulators. You can return batteries after use in the sales office or in their direct proximity (e.g. local collecting points or in the trade) free of charge. Of course you can return batteries which you have received from us to us after use at the following address or send them back to us by mail with sufficient postage: Bosswerk GmbH & Co. KG - Herrenpfad 38, D-41334 Nettetal. Regular and rechargeable batteries which contain harmful substances are marked with a crossed-out dust bin. Close to that symbol you can find the chemical denomination of the contaminant. "Cd" for cadmium, "Pb" for lead and "Hg" for mercury.
Deposit for Car batteries According to §10 BattG we have to charge a deposit of 7,50 Euro 19% VAT incl. for car batteries, if the consumer don't return a used car battery in exchange. If no diposit is charged, this amount is not deductible from the purchase price.