Our Battery Recycling Service

BatteriesAERC accepts and process all types of batteries including: mercuric oxide, silver oxide, NiCad, alkaline, lithium metal, nickel metal hydride, lithium ion, and lead acid. The EPA Universal Waste Regulations for​ batteries provide guidance for shipping and administrating AERC's battery recycling service.

AERC stocks a large selection of containers for easy storage of your spent batteries.

Battery Types                                                                      
CATEGORY 1*
Lead Acid, Sealed Lead Acid Batteries                          

CATEGORY 2
Alkaline (non-mercury)
Nickel Cadmium, Nickel Iron, Nickel Metal
Hydride, Carbon Zinc (non-mercury) & Zinc Air Batteries      

CATEGORY 3*
Mercuric Oxide, Button Cells, Silver Oxide,
Zinc Carbon (mercury containing), Mercury Batteries,
Alkaline (mercury containing) Batteries

CATEGORY 4 (Reactive)*
Lithium Ion, Lithium Metal, Magnesium Batteries
Incineration

*Catergory 1, 3 & 4 batteries are not able to be used with RecycleKits.

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Do you have batteries to be Recycled? Order a ​RecycleKit to send them to AERC Recycling Solutions for proper disposal!