Electronic waste: EU Commission is pushing for replaceable batteries

Likewise, the digital product passport brought into play is “an important step towards the greatest possible transparency with regard to all the effects of batteries along their life cycle”. The ball is now with the Bundestag, which could change the government draft in the light of the planned battery ordinance. According to reports, the electrical appliance industry, along with manufacturers of smartphones such as Apple and Samsung, is storming the Commission’s plans and considerations for replaceable batteries at the national level.


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