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Follow the steps below to find a list of businesses and organizations that will accept your unwanted materials for reuse, recycling, or disposal. To find disposal options for multiple materials, use the Advanced Search page.

Step 1: Select specific materials

Alkaline Batteries
Alkaline batteries (AA, AAA, C, D, 9 volt).

Button Batteries
Button batteries from watches and other electronic devices.

Motor Vehicle Batteries
Motor vehicle batteries, also known as lead acid batteries.

Rechargeable Batteries
Rechargeable batteries are nickel cadmium, nickel metal hydride and lithium ion. These batteries are typically found in cordless power tools, cellular and cordless phones, laptop computers, camcorders, digital cameras, and remote control toys.

Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) Batteries
An uninterruptible power supply (UPS), also known as an uninterruptible power source or a battery backup, is a device that keeps computers running for a short period of time after a power failure. The device usually derives its power from lead-acid batteries – some locations that recycle vehicle batteries also recycle UPS batteries.

All batteries


Step 2: Is this material generated from your business or residence?

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Updated: Aug. 27, 2009

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