• David Sharp
  • 27 October 2015

Waste batteries guidance consultation published

In December 2014, the Government published a consultation that invited views on proposals to amend the existing UK Government Guidance in order to address concerns about lack of clarity regarding the definition of 'portable' batteries.

The outcome of the consultation has now been published, clarifying the interpretation of whether a battery “can be hand carried by an average person without difficulty”. Click here to view the guidance.