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National system needed for battery directive

With the battery directive due to come into effect in 2008, a global environmental consultant has warned that the UK needs to put a national system in place. WSP Environmental senior consultant Karine Delleau said: If the UK wants to be serious [about meeting its targets] it needs to start having discussions on a national battery collection. Based in France, Delleau said French retailers already had collection points in stores for the collection of batteries. ...