Find here a list of relevant European, national and international battery legislation

AUSTRIA

Austria Batteries Dir EN

Info Chemicals Classification Criteria OCT 07 2008

 

BELGIUM

Belgium Flemish Region – EN

Belgium_federal french_dutch only

Decision Tree B + NL

Industrial-Portable BELGIUM July 04 2008 JP July 7

Industrial-Portable BELGIUM July 04 2008

memo FEE_Walloon Tax Decree

 

BULGARIA

BD Bulgaria English

Comparison – BUL

 

CROATIA

 

CYPRUS

Cyprus – final_in Engl

Green Dot Cyprus launches battery recycling scheme

 

CZECH REPUBLIC

Act on Waste (complete version) Czech

Analysis_czech

batteries and accumulators

CUSTOMS Requirements CZ

X_5959113[1]

 

DENMARK

Danish legislation DK

Denmark Comparison – Feb 2009

Denmark Text 1 EN executive order on batteries and waste batteries

Denmark Text 2 EN executive order on sale and export of batteries

Denmark Text 3 law on environmental protection

 

ESTONIA

Estonia battery legislation_English

Estonia marking regulation_English

 

FINLAND

fINLAND

FINLAND BD EN

Finnish legislation in sv_EN_relu

 

FRANCE

Comparison – FR

France Decret_transposition_directive_piles_transmission_groupe_travail_27-08-08

France final

 

GERMANY

Battery Directive_RE_German letter to EC August 1 2011

Battery life Germany english

battg_entwurf Germany

BattG-Bundesratsdrucksache 70-09 vom 23.01.2009

Comments Germany Arne Sony

Germany Rundschreiben 01_2009 BattG Anlage

Ordinance Safety in Toys EU

TOYS ORDINANCE

 

GREECE

GREECE DECREE DRAFT

GREECE Presidential Decree DRAFT

 

HUNGARY

hungary

Hungary legislation_final_EN_r

 

IRELAND

DEHLG

Explanatory Notes – Battery Regs SI No 268 of 2008

Ireland Battery Regulations SI 268 of 2008

Irish_Waste_electrical_regs[1]

Screening Regulatory Impact Assessment – Battery Regs SI No 268 of 2008

Summary of Submissions Received – Battery Regs SI No 268 of 2008

Weee Ireland

 

ITALY

Analysis_Italy

Analysis_Italy_final

Comunicato Direttiva pile 24092008

Decreto recepimento Direttiva 2006_66_CE

Italy Batteries Directive Final

testo finale rivisto

 

LATVIA

Latvian legislation final_EN

 

LITHUANIA

Draft legislation_English

Lithuania EIA Track

Lithuanian legislation 2009

lithuanian legislation_EN_final

 

LUXEMBOURG

Batteries_Law_LUX

Comparison – LUX

Luxembourg Batteries Dir FR

Luxembourg projet loi 12_02_08

Luxemburg BD Engl

 

MALTA

Definition of Power Tools Amendment

Malta_Product_Safety_Act

 

NETHERLANDS

Besluit beheer batterijen en accu’s 2008

Follow p NBA

Netherlands batterijen en accu’s 2008

 

NORWAY

Evaluation Transposition BD Norway Nov 2011

forbrukerprodukter_forslag_MD080708_5_english

horing2006-1214_forksriftsendringer_Proposed change in waste ordinance

horing2006-1214_horingsbrev_consultation letter

horing2006-1214_konsekvenser_Impact assessment

MSR – 3 Sep 2008 – Advice on REACH

Norway ban – SFT recommendation July Annex 1 English

Norwegian proposed ban – appendix 4 Impact assessment 2008

Regulatory changes to exisitng waste legislation Norway Nov 2011

Vedlegg 3

 

POLAND

Poland BD Draft Proposal EN-GB

 

PORTUGAL

Analysis BD Portugal

PILHAS & BAT – Projecto DL transp_Dir 2006-66-CE

PORTUGAL BD EN

 

ROMANIA

Analysis Romania

Romania Batteries Dir EN

 

SLOVAKIA

Comparison – SLO_July2008

Legislation (draft_Slovak)

Legislation_draft_EN_r

slovakia BD

 

SLOVENIA

slovenian legislation_English

 

SPAIN

Industry position paper on Spanish marking_24042008

Royal decree BD Spanish

Spain_final (english)

Spanish marking

 

SWEDEN

16182 EU forslag text

16182 PM Insamling

110927[2] Waste Ordinance SE

Analysis Sweden BD En

Sweden Battery ordinance April 21 2008

Sweden BD EN Jan 2009

Swedish EPA report 978-91-620-5901-9

 

SWITZERLAND

Swiss Battery Ordinance (F)

Swiss Battery Ordnung (D)

Switzerland Draft in German

 

TURKEY

A8 Ministry of the Environment and Forestry_Mr Halime Sezer

EN-61249-A11_1998

TURKEY SC27DET_03.24.batteries.accumulstors

Used_Batteries_and_Accumulators_Control_Regulation_No_25569

 

UNITED KINGDOM

Annex 1 – COMPLIANCE BD NOV 29 2007 RECHARGE EPBA EICTA Final

Annex 2 B (annex 1) IEC_Rated_Capacity Ni-Cd_Ni-MH_Li-ion)

Attach 2 A RECHARGE_capacity _marking_questionnaire FL Feb 18 2008

BERR Single MAkt May 08 file46162 (2)

Consultation Document on the implementation of the Battery Directive – Eurobat response

file49478[1]

FINAL TEXT UK Waste Batteries and Accumulators Regulations

Producer Responsibility FINAL

RECHARGE & EUROBAT UK Stkhold MARCH 13 FL

RECHARGE DEFRA Consultation Feb 13 2009 FINAL

UK Guidance Transposition POM August 2008

UK Tranposition Single MArket

Waste Batteries Guidance 2009

weee-protocol-report-070412[2]

 

BATTERIES DIRECTIVES 2006_66 EC, 2008_103 EC, 2012_493 EC

2008-103-EC market withdrawal modification

Battery Dir OJ Sept 6 2006_66

Recycling Efficiency Calculation Methodology OJ June 2012_493 EC

Revision Batteries Directive 20 November 2013

Relative documents:

Frequently Asked Questions – Final EU Commission – May2014

Guidelines on RE – final May 2014

 

REACH 2006-1907 EC

2006_1907 REACH l_39620061230en00010849

Final_Joint Authorisation Guide-DU

REACH Status of various dossiers March 28 2013 V1

 

CLP 2008-1272 EC

LexUriServ amdt 1272 2008

LexUriServ Original 1272 2008

Recharge New_marking_guidelines_final_September_2012

 

ROHS 2002_95 EC

3 Cefic letter on Consultation for RoHS Methodology_14 02 2013

3 RoHS Revision Annex II Detailed_workplan

ROHS Recast 2002_95 EC LexUriServ

 

WEEE 2013_19 EC

WEEE 2012_19

 

ELV VEHICLES 2000_53 EC

EOL vehicles 2000_53 EC

EU Commission update on ELV Directive NOV_2011

 

CLEAN VEHICLE 2009-33-EC

clean vehicle directive (2009-33-EC)

 

ECODESIGN UPS 2009_126_EC

Ecodesign Working Plan 2015-2017

directive_2009_125_EC

Ecodesign 2005 32 EC

EuP lot 27 Ecodesign UPS 2009_126_EC:

Batteries for UPS

Lot-27-Task-3-final-draft-V01

 

ECOLABEL 2012-66

ILCD-Handbook-General-guide-for-LCA-DETAIL-online-12March2010

LexUriServ ECOLABEL 2012-66

 

WASTE 2008_98 EC

List of Waste revised Nov 2012_v4

Waste 2008_98 EC

COMMISSION REGULATION (EU) No 1357-2014 of 18 December 2014 replacing Annex III to Directive 2008-98EC

waste regulation 333-2011

Waste_Statistics_Reg._2150-2002

Shipment of waste 1013-2006:

1013-2006 shipment of waste LexUriServ

BaselConventionText-e

1387-2013 Customs tariffs exemptions LexUriServ

 

EUROPEAN LEGISLATION IN PREPARATION

2012_493 RECHARGE Position Paper on Recycling Efficiency_09_ 2012

2014_env_005_waste_review_en

COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT – Ex-post evaluation ELV – 2 July 2014

COMMISSION STAFF WORKING DOCUMENT – Ex-post evaluation BATTERIES – 2 July 2014

Seveso III

 

EUROPEAN TREATIES

Treaty of lisbon LexUriServ

Treaty on the functionning of the European Union 2012

 

NORTH AMERICA

US_Canada_BatteryDisposalRequirements_083013

 

JAPAN

MITI JAPAN

MITI JAPAN JP Comments 2