Alkaline batteries can be safely disposed in your trash. Batteries that should be recycled are lead-acid batteries from engines and rechargeable nickel-cadmium batteries (NiCad).
Lead-acid batteries (car batteries) can be recycled at some automotive centers or placed on your tree lawn on your regular collection day for collection by the City.
Collected car batteries are recycled.
The Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation (RBRC) can help you recycle your portable rechargeable batteries. These batteries are commonly found in:
RBRC recycles the following battery chemistries: