Implementing some basic requirements for the management of used lead acid batteries (ULAB) will help companies to:
– manage their business risks
– avoid legal prosecution
– protect the health and safety of workers an the general public
– avoid environmental damage from spills or accidents
– protect their corporate reputation.
These requirements are summarised in a brochure published by ABRI, entitled Responsible recycling of used lead acid batteries. The brochure covers legal requirements for transport and storage, insurance, safe handling and packaging.
The brochure can be downloaded here.