Planet Ark for household and business batteries


From the Planet Ark Website:

“There are a wide range of battery types, many of which contain toxic metals such as cadmium, mercury and lead. Others contain valuable materials like magnesium and zinc. Used rechargeable batteries are a hazardous waste and should not be placed in the garbage bin. This includes batteries in laptops, mobile phones, power tools and cameras”.

Items Accepted:

  • Any brand of AA, AAA, C, D and 9V batteries (both rechargeable and non-rechargeable) are accepted via Ali’s program

  • Check the Planet Ark website for other programs covering business batteries and related waste