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Batteries and other accumulators

In 2008, establishing a new regulatory framework for the sector of batteries and accumulators, Royal Decree 106/2008 of 1 February on batteries and accumulators and environmental management of their waste, which applies the principles of "polluter pays and extended producer responsibility".This Decree provides that the costs of operations separate collection, transportation, sorting, temporary storage, treatment and recycling of waste batteries and accumulators must be borne by the producers of batteries and accumulators.