To make it as easy as possible for you to return your vehicle, Mercedes-Benz in the UK has partnered with Autogreen Ltd to provide a Government approved national network of certified dismantling facilities for end-of-life vehicles. They will take care of the environmentally friendly dismantling and recycling of your vehicle once it has reached the end of its life.*
Start-up Batteries (Automotive batteries)
If you simply wish to replace the start-up battery in your vehicle, it can be taken to your nearest Mercedes-Benz Retailer where a new one can be installed and we will take care of the old one. Alternatively, your old battery can be taken to one of the following facilities for recycling:
- Civic Amenity and Recycling Centres
- Local Authority Battery Collection Schemes
- Licensed End of Life Vehicle Authorised Treatment Facilities
- Licensed Metal Recycling Sites
Portable batteries i.e. sealed batteries that can easily be carried and found in items such as car remotes, alarm controls, torches, mobile phones, MP3 players, calculators can be taken to your nearest Mercedes-Benz Retailer for collection. Other collection points are available at places such as large supermarkets and shops, DIY stores as well as civic amenity sites.
To find your nearest recycling facilities for automotive and portable batteries visit www.recycle-more.co.uk.
Electric powered or “hybrid” vehicle batteries (Industrial Batteries)
You can find information regarding the return, collection and recovery systems available to you for packaging at www.recycle-more.co.uk.
Information regarding packaging markings and their potential for recovery or recycling can be found by visiting https://www.recycle-more.co.uk/catalogue/Symbols-on-Packaging.