How to Dispose of Batteries?

Answer Millions of batteries of all types and sizes are disposed of in the United States each year. But because they contain various hazardous materials, including heavy metals and acids, they can pose se... Read More »

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How to Dispose of Car Batteries?

Standard car batteries commonly contain heavy metals, such as lead, as well as acid and plastic. When not disposed of properly, these components contaminate the environment, including the air, wate... Read More »

How to Dispose of 12 Volt Batteries?

When a 12-volt car battery no longer accepts recharging from your car's alternator despite regular maintenance --- such as keeping the water levels full and the acid concentration within parameters... Read More »

How do i dispose of nicad batteries?

Check to see if your nicad battery has a Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC) label on it. Bring nicad batteries with the RBRC label on it to retail and home-improvement stores such as... Read More »

How to Dispose of Energizer Batteries?

Every year, millions of batteries are used by millions of people. When batteries lose their power and stop working, they are often disposed of in the trash. However, depending on the chemicals used... Read More »