All exhausted batteries are hazardous. If you require removal and disposal of old or recently replaced batteries, Borri will arrange collection and ensure safe and environmentally friendly disposal of any sealed lead acid batteries, which is carried out to environment agency standards.
WEEE Standard Battery Disposal Service
Are you aware that you are legally required to responsibly dispose of waste batteries? Quantum is a registered electrical waste service provider. We can remove the worry of a possible fine, by disposing of your waste batteries as recommended by the Environment agency WEEE Directive.
All exhausted batteries are hazardous. If you require removal and disposal of old or recently replaced batteries, Quantum will arrange collection and ensure safe and environmentally friendly disposal of any sealed lead acid batteries.
Environment Agency Exhausted Batteries Directive
“The EU Batteries Directive aims to reduce the impact on the environment of the manufacture, distribution, use and recovery of batteries.
Certain parts of the Directive are implemented in th UK by the Waste batteries and Accumulators Regulations 2009.”
“The Waste Batteries and Accumulators Regulations 2009 set out rules for collecting, treating and recycling all types of batteries* in the UK”.
“The regulators place certain responsibilities on producers distributors, waste battery treatment site and waste battery exporters”.
*Battery = Primary (single use) and secondary battery cells (rechargeable, accumulators
All static UPS rely on batteries to support the critical load in the event of mains interruption. As batteries fuel the UPS it is vital to ensure their reliability. Although regular maintenance and ideal environmental conditions can extend the working life of the batteries, they will eventually need replacing.
The Quantum service team provides a complete battery replacement service for any make and model of UPS systems. We undertake everything from the initial site survey and battery calculations through to delivery and installation of the new batteries and the environmental disposal of the old batteries.
Quantum undertakes work on all the leading manufacturers’ batteries and our service team can source the best-suited replacement for your existing set. We also maintain a large stock holding in our UK warehouse, which means that in an emergency we can replace even the largest of battery sets usually within 48 hours.
Contact Quantum for all your replacement battery requirements and we can arrange for one of our service team to review your battery configuration with an initial site survey and status report, free to all of our VIP Inner Circle Members 0330 9000 247