Batteries often contain lead and mercury—both toxins that should not be placed in the trash or landfill. ACDEM offers household battery recycling to Allen County residents free of charge.
Find a free battery recycling location near you in Allen County.
- Each battery must be taped with clear tape on ends or placed in a clear bag (limit each bag to two batteries). ACDEM's business partner sites provide clear bags to residents free of charge.
- Limit of 5 lbs. of batteries per resident per month.
- DO NOT store batteries in bulk because it is a fire hazard.