The new EU Battery Directive (2006/66/EC) requires the following when marketing or
exporting batteries and/or devices with built-in batteries to EU member states.
• To print the symbol on batteries, devices, or their packaging.
• To explain the symbol in the manuals of the products
To market or export batteries and/or devices with built-in batteries, which have no
symbol, to EU member states on September 26, 2008 or later, print the symbol shown
in the Figure APPX.1 on the batteries, devices, or their packaging.
(2) Explaining the symbol in the manuals
To export devices incorporating Mitsubishi programmable controller to EU member
states on September 26,2008 or later, provide the latest manuals that include the
explanation of the symbol.
If no Mitsubishi manuals or any old manuals without the explanation of the symbol are
provided, separately attach an explanatory note regarding the symbol to each manual
of the devices.
The requirements apply to batteries and/or devices with built-in batteries
manufactured before the enforcement date of the new EU Battery Directive
Appendix 2 Handling of Batteries and Devices with Built-in Batteries in EU Member States
Appendix 2.2 Exportation precautions