Each Dry Cell Battery Recycling Kit can hold about 4 lb of batteries and comes with a pre-paid return shipping label. The positive pole of each battery must be taped. Do not place lithium batteries in the box. When the box is full, seal it and place it in your mailbox. Sign up for "My Green Activity" and we will email you a Certificate of Recycling that confirms your batteries were responsibly recycled.

Battery must be marked by manufacturer "non-spillable". 
Batteries must have terminals taped or each battery must be individually bagged.
Not available in Alaska, Hawaii, Maine or outside the United States.

Acceptable Materials

Alkaline (AAA, AA, C, D 9 volt & lantern)
Carbon Zinc
NiCd NiMH
Silver Oxide
Mercury batteries

Unacceptable Materials

Lithium
Lithium Ion
Lead Acid
damaged or leaking batteries