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H.Ripley & Co. - A UK leader in recycling lead acid batteries
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We purchase from production and demolition companies, and domestic and industrial waste generators.

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We sell to end users such as steelworks, refiners and smelters.

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We offer bespoke total waste management solutions for a wide range of organisations.

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Lead Acid Battery Recycling

As one of the few Approved Exporters of lead acid batteries in the UK with Trans-Frontier Shipment (TFS) accreditation, H.Ripley & Co. is a leader in the rapidly expanding market for recycling lead acid batteries. We provide a reliable ‘one-stop shop’ for suppliers looking to dispose of these batteries promptly, safely and legally while maximising their revenue.
We are able to:

  • Collect batteries directly from suppliers on drop-sided vehicles driven by appropriately trained drivers.
  • Supply the appropriate sealed plastic containers with lids to ensure storage on suppliers’ sites before collection complies fully with regulations
  • Ensure legal processes are fully covered by supplying (and assisting with) all the relevant waste storage, transfer and disposal documentation
  • Accept delivery at our sites at Ashford, Hailsham or Hastings
  • Pay highly competitive prices

We collect lead acid batteries from the following suppliers:

  • Car breakers
  • Garages and workshops
  • Battery manufacturers and wholesalers
  • Scrap merchants
  • Municipal waste sites
  • The agricultural sector
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