Batteries

Item(s) now accepted at your local CHaRM Site 1005 College Avenue 

For hours and pricing details click here.

Recycle Those Batteries!


It is estimated that over 200 million pounds of batteries per year are thrown away by households nationwide (not including businesses).
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Types of batteries you can recycle:

Alkaline Battery Recycling


Alkaline batteries can be recycled at the Athens-Clarke County Solid Waste Office, located at 725 Hancock Industrial Way.

Rechargeable Battery Recycling
Nickel-cadmium and lithium rechargeable batteries may be recycled. Drop these batteries off in collection bins located at:
  • ACC CHaRM (1005 College Ave) 
  • Batteries Plus (2149 Atlanta Hwy #101)
  • Best Buy (3898 Atlanta Hwy)
  • Radio Shack (196 Alps Rd, 4375 Lexington Rd, 3700 Atlanta Hwy)
  • Sandy Creek Nature Center (205 Old Commerce Rd)
For more information about rechargeable battery recycling, visit Call 2 Recycle.

For additional information about recycling batteries, contact the Recycling Division at 706-613-3512.

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