Where it is taken?
G&P Batteries, Crescent Works Industrial Estate, Willenhall Road, Darlaston, WS10 8JR.
What happens to it?
Lead Acid Batteries (commonly car batteries)
Lead acid batteries are sent to H J Enthoven, Darley Dale, DE4 2LP for recycling – A recycling rate of 98% is achieved here, the majority of the lead and plastics being sold to battery manufacturers to be made into new batteries.
Mixed Non-Lead Acid Batteries (commonly household batteries)
Mixed Non-Lead Acid Batteries (commonly household batteries) are sent by G&P to a variety of European Recyclers where the metals are extracted.
UK and Europe.
Various metals to be used for new recycled products.