We will assist you in complying with your obligations as a manufacturer/distributor of batteries and accumulators in Europe.
Our services to comply with the Battery Directive
The European Battery Directive 2006/66/EC has been implemented in all EU countries. With our customer-specific solutions, we ensure that you, as a manufacturer/distributor of batteries and accumulators, fulfil the national requirements. We will be happy to put together a needs-based package for you.
Collecting your country-specific master data and sales figures
Registration with an appropriate collective scheme or the agency in charge, as a battery manufacturer/distributor
Management of related administration
Retrieval of battery sales figures as required
Declaring sales volumes on time according to country-specific requirements
Annual reporting of (industrial) battery take-back volumes to authorities as required
Take-back of waste batteries and accumulators
Manufacturers/distributors are legally required to take back waste batteries and accumulators free of charge, and to ensure they are recycled correctly. With the following services, we can assist you in fulfilling your responsibilities as a producer/distributor:
Organising battery take-back solutions
Industrial battery take-back and recycling
Reporting waste (industrial) battery returns
Providing online take-back forms for industrial batteries and accumulators
EARN Elektroaltgeräte Service GmbH