Recycling & Waste

Battery Operated Devices


Battery operated devices without digital displays can be placed in the trash. Contact your trash hauler to confirm.

Remove and properly dispose of batteries before placing the device in the trash.

Items with batteries that cannot be removed are accepted at the household hazardous waste collection sites for free.


Battery operated devices with digital displays should be recycled. Bring them to one the recycling companies listed below. Call to verify items accepted, hours and fees.

Recycle Companies

J.R.'s Advanced Recyclers
10619 Briggs Drive
Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, 55077
Repowered (formerly Tech Dump)
860 Vandalia Street
Saint Paul, Minnesota, 55114