The RoHS Directive restricts the use of certain hazardous substances. Our products meet, and in many cases, exceed, these and new industry standards.
As a producer of industrial batteries under the Waste Batteries and Accumulators Regulations 2009, we Aurora Lighting UK Limited produce Nickel-cadmium (Ni-Cd) and Nickel-metal hydride (NI-MH) batteries. We are obliged to take back free-of-charge, waste industrial batteries supplied to an end user for treatment and recycling through our collection partners.
we are required to do this in any calendar year we place new industrial batteries on the market. If any of our customers or in certain cases other end users, require us to take back Industrial batteries, they should contact us at Aurora Lighting UK Limited.
we will agree the necessary arrangements for the return, proper treatment and recycling of the waste industrial batteries. To correctly dispose of Industrial Waste Batteries please contact your supplier or licenced waste contractor for further information on their takeback scheme. Aurora Lighting UK Limited does not levy any disposal charges to its customers for affected Waste Batteries related products. To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from uncontrolled waste disposal, please separate any such product from other waste types and recycle it responsibly.
Our emergency batteries are designed exclusively for professional, industrial usage.
Aurora Lighting UK Limited is committed to a proactive take-back strategy. As such, we are financially contributing to the collection and recycling of end-of-life Aurora products, lamps, luminaires, batteries and packaging.
Depending on the individual scheme, we report weights and quantities of products, lamps, luminaires, batteries and packaging sold into the market and based on this data we calculate the costs we pay towards take-back and recycling.
To facilitate safe recycling, all our products are marked with information on substances or components that require special treatment in recycling or disposal.
Our partners are, within the UK and Eire: -
We have joined together with companies from across the lighting industry, the aim being to safeguard choice by ensuring that LED light engines made by different manufacturers are interchangeable.
The Energy Efficiency Label is designed to make it easier to choose more energy-efficient products. The highest class also means higher quality standards. EEL helps to avoid the cost of poor quality products.