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Government consults on batteries law

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has launched a consultation into the Batteries Directive. The DTIs paper addresses collection, treatment and recycling, and for collection it proposed: l Collection targets for all spent portable batteriesl Separate collection targets for spent portable nickelcadmium batteries, and for quantities in the municipal waste stream to be monitored l Industrial battery producers must offer takeback