Notes on disposal of used oil and brake fluid
General: Used oil, oil filters and oil-containing waste regularly produced during oil changes are hazardous goods which must be disposed of in an environmentally friendly manner.
At Retromotion, we accept combustion engine and transmission oils, oil filters, brake fluid and oil-containing waste regularly produced during oil changes free of charge up to the quantity delivered in individual cases. You can return them at any time during opening hours at our collection point or send them there at your own expense for free disposal. In the event of shipment, please note that special transport conditions apply to used oil and brake fluid (e.g. marking as hazardous goods, professional container). Please contact the shipping company of your choice for more information.
Gebrüder Weiss GmbH c/o Retromotion
D-73249 Wernau, Germany
Mon – Fri 07:00 – 11:45 O'Clock and 12:45 – 16:30 O'Clock
Notes on battery disposal
In connection with the sale of batteries or with the supply of equipment containing batteries we are obliged to inform you of the following:
You are required by law to return used batteries to the end user. You can return used batteries, which we carry or have carried in our range as new batteries, free of charge to to our dispatch warehouse (Gebrüder Weiss GmbH c/o Retromotion Raiffeisenstr. 3 D-73249 Wernau).
The symbols shown on the batteries have the following meaning:
The symbol of the crossed-out dustbin means that the battery can not be disposed of with household waste.
Pb = Battery contains more than 0.004 mass percent lead
Cd = battery contains more than 0.002 mass percent cadmium
Hg = Battery contains more than 0.0005 mass percent mercury.
Special features when selling starter batteries
In connection with the sale of vehicle batteries we are, as far as you are an end user according to § 10 BattG, a deposit of 7.50 Euro per vehicle battery including sales tax if you do not pay any sales tax at the time of purchase of a new vehicle battery. Return the old vehicle battery. The deposit is not included in the purchase price and will be paid in addition to the final price of the article. Return an old vehicle battery to us, which we use as a new battery in accordance with § 9 BattG. we are obliged to carry or have carried in our product range within the framework of legal regulations, to take them back free of charge and to refund the deposit amount.
Insofar as we have issued a pledge stamp in accordance with § 10 para. 1 sentence 3 BattG, the Refund of the deposit on the return of the old vehicle battery from the return of the deposit stamp dependent. Place of return is our dispatch warehouse (Gebrüder Weiss GmbH c/o Fahrtwind Raiffeisenstr. 3 D-73249 Wernau). Returning the used battery by post is not permitted due to the Dangerous Goods Ordinance. Alternatively, used vehicle batteries can also be handed in free of charge at recycling centres. to be. The deposit we collect is paid by the public-legal recyclable material and recycling yards are not reimbursed. However, there you have the option of requesting the return of the to have the old vehicle battery acknowledged on the deposit stamp. On presentation of the receipted deposit stamp you will receive the battery deposit back from us.
Please note the above information.