Electrical Appliances

Electrical and electronic appliances that have become waste are referred to as old or waste appliances and old appliances may not be disposed of as general household waste.

The symbol of a crossed waste bin regularly shown on electrical and electronic equipment indicates that at the end of its service life the respective appliance has to be kept separate from unsorted general municipal waste.

If the old appliance has a removable battery (or accumulator), then please remove it and dispose of it separately if defective.

Information and telecommunications equipment often contains sensitive personal information. The end user is responsible for the respective deletion of the data on old appliance.

The return/disposal of old appliances from private households can take place at municipal waste collection points / recycling centers or at the collection points set up by manufacturers/resellers within the meaning of the ElektroG (Electrical and Electronic Equipment Act). Small electric appliance can be sent sufficiently stamped to us for proper disposal or handed over on site free of charge:
Watterott electronic GmbH, Breitenhoelzer Str. 6, 37327 Leinefelde-Worbis, Germany

 

Batteries

Batteries may not disposed of with general household waste and end users are legally obliged to return used batteries.

The waste bin symbol indicates pollutant-containing batteries as well as the fact that batteries disposed of properly. Near the waste bin symbol is the chemical name of the metals contained in the battery. "Cd" stands for cadmium, "Pb" for lead and "Hg" for mercury.

You can hand over waste batteries at a municipal waste collection point / recycling center or send them sufficiently stamped to us for proper disposal or deliver them on site free of charge:
Watterott electronic GmbH, Breitenhoelzer Str. 6, 37327 Leinefelde-Worbis, Germany

 

Waste Bin Symbol

Waste bin symbol