Batteries

Batteries

Reduce your use of single-use, alkaline batteries by switching to rechargeable batteries. Rechargeable batteries can be recharged inexpensively and reused hundreds of times. When the life of a rechargeable battery is over, it can be recycled.

Acceptable Items

  • Alkaline single use batteries (can be disposed of on campus but are not currently able to be recycled)
  • Rechargeable batteries
  • Cell phone and small appliance batteries
  • Click here for information on lead acid batteries (vehicle batteries)

Recycling Tips

  • Please tape the terminal ends for all batteries 9v and larger

Recycling Locations

  • Yellow electronics recycling bins located at outdoor waste and recycling sites