Batteries accepted in the program include:
- Alkaline Batteries (Duracell, Energizer, Ever Ready, etc)
- Lithium Batteries (typically found in cameras)
- All 'Button Style' Batteries (found in watches and small electronic devices)
- Rechargeable Tool Batteries
You can take your batteries to any Chicago Public Library or Chicago Walgreens location during their hours of operation. Look for the tube/container, or ask at the desk.
Note: Wet cell batteries, such as car batteries, cannot be recycled throught this program; take them to the Household Chemicals and Computer Recycling Facility.