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Batteries (BAT)

Developments in quantities of batteries placed on the market, collected, and treated

Here you can see developments in quantities of batteries placed on the market, collected, and treated in a five-year period. On the following pages we show data for the most recent reporting year along with developments since the introduction of producer responsibility for batteries in Denmark.

Total quantity of batteries placed on the market, collected, and treated

ÅrMarkedsførtIndsamletSendt til behandling
201629533.82918531.27914590.692
201727796.7724249.21219219.576
201829323.04724126.71719612.123
201928952.00421703.57218191.234
202028783.90415304.95711925.966

Main figures for all battery types: Automotive, portable, and industrial batteries placed on the Danish market compared with end-of-life batteries collected and sent to treatment in the years 2016-2020

Statistics batteries

Batteries placed on the market

See quantities of batteries by type placed on the Danish market in 2020 as well as developments in these quantities.

Batteries collected

See quantities of end-of-life automotive batteries, industrial batteries, and portable batteries collected in the municipalities, by compliance schemes, and by producers.

Batteries collected in municipalities

See portable batteries collected in municipalities, per municipality, and per capita.

Difference - batteries sold and collected

See the difference between how many batteries are placed on the market and how many are collected when they reach their end of life.

Batteries treated

See recycling efficiency for end-of-life batteries.

Batteries - environmental targets

See Denmark's compliance with environmental targets set out by the EU Commission.