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  • 08.02.2017  ECO-BAT CONFIRMS EUROPEAN COMMISSION FINE OF 32.7 MILLION EURO

    Eco-Bat Technologies Limited (Eco-Bat) confirms that it has been named in the European Commission's decision finding that from 2009 to 2012, certain lead recycling companies, including two of Eco-Bat's subsidiaries, participated in a cartel aimed at fixing the purchase prices for scrap lead-acid automotive batteries in Belgium, France, Germany and the Netherlands.

  • 21.11.2016  PbA Industry promotional video

    PbA Industry promotional video (by Hammond Group and the BCI featured at the 2016 ELBC Conference)

ECOBAT in Facts and Figures

ECOBAT Technologies' global footprint serves customers around the world with first class products and services. Dedicated to highest product quality and rigorously applying health and safety and environmental management schemes, our group can prove impressive business figures, steady technological improvement, innovation and growth.

ECOBAT facilities at a glancezoom
ECOBAT facilities at a glance

Key facts of our group are presented below:

  • world’s largest producer of lead (840,000 tonnes/p.a.)
  • 29 facilities located in Austria, France, Germany, Italy, South Africa, Thailand, United Kingdom and United States 
  • 13 lead smelters, nine in Europe, three in U.S. and one in South Africa
  • annual revenues of c.$3 Billion*
  • over 3,500 skilled employees
  • c.80 % of the lead production is recycled lead
  • LME registered brands: BBU, BSB, Eco-Bat, F, GAST and HJ ENTHOVEN, Revere, RSR, STCM and STOLBERG
  • superior lead qualities: bismuth-enhanced and SUPERSOFT-ULTRA TM, SUPERSOFT-HYCYCLE TM soft lead, calcium/silver
  • whilst our principal activity is the production of lead, we are also a major producer of silver in excess of 500 tonnes. Other products include sulphuric acid, polypropylene and sodium sulphate
  • QM system certified to quality standard ISO 9001
  • robust health, safety and environmental policies which contribute to the sustainable use of the earth’s finite resources by closing the recycling loop (certification according to ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and to ISO 50001)

*Annual Report 2013

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ECOBAT facilities USA
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ECOBAT facilities EUROPE
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ECOBAT Commercial Representatives
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ECOBAT facilities SOUTH AFRICA
Turnover by product (2014)zoom
Turnover by product (2014)