Battery – Alkaline Return to Material Guide Home Search Recycling MenuRecycling Hub My Services Material Guide Household Items Construction & Demolition Electronics Fabric Food & Packaging Glass & Ceramics Hazardous Items Metal Paper Plastic Vehicle Related Wood Yard Waste Our Containers Plastics Acceptable Not Acceptable Collection Reminders External Links Top 10 Problems Recycle Coach Deposit Return What Becomes What Collection Reminders Extra Resources Battery – Alkaline Use rechargeable batteries to reduce waste! Ask about recycling where you buy batteries. Household (alkaline) batteries may go in the garbage. These batteries, including AA, C, D and 9v, no longer contain hazardous compounds. ACCEPTABLE DISPOSAL This item may be disposed at curbside in your regular waste collection program. This item may be disposed at a garbage drop off location such as a landfill or transfer station.