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Recycling Alkaline Batteries Answered

It has always bothered me when I disposed of spent alkaline batteries ( having 3 children , can add up to a lot of batteries per year).And there are no local or state programs for recycling these types of batteries where I live. I recently found a company that recycles all types of batteries and electronic waste by mail @ a reasonable cost. They also offer a municipal program for your town.

http://www.batteryrecycling.com/new+iRecycle+kits

check it out , it`s worth the 5 minutes that it`ll take you.

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11010010110

9 years ago

connect some in series to take the last bit of power out of them thats good to light LEDs etc

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Plasmana

9 years ago

You can recharge them.

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11010010110

10 years ago

The alka's recharge not bad at all Use resistor to minimize current to very low levels so they won't heat (and leak or explode as result)

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pickford78

10 years ago

Rechargables.... saves the earth and money.

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GorillazMiko

10 years ago

Save them, ALWAYS. No matter what, I always save 9volt batteries for some reason..

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dolabil66GorillazMiko

Reply 10 years ago

well for myself ,I was glad to finally find a place to recycle these...there are to many things that can be recycled that still are not