How do you dispose of lead-acid batteries?
All batteries in California must be taken to a Household Hazardous Waste disposal facility, a universal waste handler, or an authorized recycling facility.
Does Home Depot accept alkaline batteries for recycling?
Yes, Home Depot recycles Alkaline AA batteries. Second most commonly used battery.
Does anyone buy old lead acid batteries?
For years, Rockaway Recycling has been buying lead-acid batteries for scrap metal. We can provide you with current scrap prices for your lead batteries that you may get from cars, trucks, and other automobiles. You can check your batteries for the symbol “Pb” to ensure that it is a lead battery.
How much do you get for recycled batteries?
Averages vary around the nation, with estimates ranging from 0.21 – 0.41 cents per pound, which could bring a 30 – 50-pound battery anywhere from $6 to $20 per battery. However, the most accurate way for you to determine the value of your batteries is to call local scrapyards directly.