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ABOUT US

Lakedale Power Tools was established in 1983 as a family run partnership to supply and hire industrial tools, fixings, builders merchant’s products and safety equipment. The company has grown from its base in the London Borough of Greenwich, UK to now being a leading distributor in the South East and Nationally. They distribute all leading brand products from manufacturers such as: Hitachi, Dewalt, Makita, Bosch, Honda, Stihl, Rawlplug, Fischer, Spit, Paslode, Evostick, Festool, Wacker Neuson, Husqvarna, Milwaukee & 3M to name but a few...

The Waste Batteries And Accumulators Regulations

The Waste Batteries and Accumulators Regulations

If you’re buying a new battery, we will recycle your old one for free.

Why recycle?

Used batteries are the UKs fastest growing type of waste.

Many batteries can be repaired or recycled, saving natural resources and the environment. If you do not recycle, used batteries will end up in landfill where hazardous substances will leak out and cause soil and water contamination – harming wildlife and also human health.

We can help

We are pleased to offer our customers the chance to recycle their old battery when purchasing a new battery from us.

If you purchase a battery from us online, we will collect a battery from you & dispose of it for you, free of charge. The only cost to you will be our couriers collection charges, passed on at the price we pay the courier. Couriers Charges vary by weight & size of item & are available on request. Kindly contact us via email support@lakedalepowertools.co.uk for more information.

Is there any other way of disposing waste batteries?

Alternatively, you can find your local waste portable battery recycling facility at www.recyclenow.com

Most supermarkets and shops that sell batteries will have collection bins for used batteries, and some town halls, libraries or schools may also set up collection points. End-users may find stores in their local area more accessible.

The aim of the regulation

  • To reduce the potential effects on the environment and human health as a result of the presence of hazardous substances in waste batteries.