How heavy is a shopping trolley?
Moreover, how much do shopping carts weigh?
Standard steel carts weigh nearly 70 pounds; plastic ones tend to be 15 to 20 pounds less. An ergonomically designed hand rail runs all the way around the top of the cart, making it easy to push from any angle.
Likewise, how much does a shopping trolley cost? Shopping cart theft can be a costly problem with stores that use them. The carts, which typically cost between $75 and $150 each, with some models costing $300–400, are removed by people for various purposes.
Simply so, how much do trolleys weigh?
Re: Trolley maximum weights I don´t have reliable data but I´ve once read somewhere that the average weight of a trolley is 20 to 30 Kg´s (reduced to only 15 Kg´s on new designs) while at the same time, a trolley can take a "payload" of up to 100 (!) Kg´s.
Is it illegal to own a shopping cart?
It is also illegal to possess a shopping cart that has been taken off the premises with permission, even if you are not the person who took it. Stealing a shopping cart would also likely be considered theft, and possessing a shopping cart that is known to be stolen could be considered receiving stolen property.