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Recycle Those Batteries!

It is estimated that over 200 million pounds of batteries per year are thrown away by households nationwide (not including businesses).


Types of batteries you can recycle:

Alkaline Battery Recycling

Alkaline batteries can be recycled at the Athens-Clarke County CHaRM, located at 1005 College Ave. 

Rechargeable Battery Recycling 

Nickel-cadmium and lithium rechargeable batteries may be recycled. Drop these batteries off in collection bins located at:

  • ACC CHaRM (1005 College Ave) 
  • Batteries Plus (2149 Atlanta Hwy #101)
  • Sandy Creek Nature Center (205 Old Commerce Rd)
  • Lowe's (3341 Lexington Rd)

For more information about rechargeable battery recycling, visit Call 2 Recycle.

For additional information about recycling batteries, contact the Recycling Division at 706-613-35o1 ext. 8.