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Additional resources for rechargeable battery recycling are listed below:

All Batteries:
Call 2 Recycle
(877) 273-2925
call2recycle.org
Enter zip code for participating locations.
Businesses, retailers and schools may participate. Accepts most rechargeable batteries.
Also recycles cell phones.

Abt Electronics
1200 N Milwaukee Ave, Glenview
(847) 967-8830
abt.com
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday:  1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Closed: Wednesday and Sunday
Also recycles most electronics, large appliances and small appliances (e.g., computers, hair dryers, microwaves, toasters, humidifiers),cardboard, white polystyrene (styrofoam) and plastic packaging material. There is a fee for TVs based on size, check website for prices. Large quantities of computers or other electronics will also be accepted, at a cost of $0.40 per pound. Please bring your recyclables to the Recycling Center, the freestanding building located just west of the main building. Abt does not accept glass, light bulbs including Christmas lights, cd/dvd/vhs tapes, and styrofoam peanuts.

Batteries Plus
905 E Rand Rd, Mount Prospect
(847) 818-0659.
409 S Rand Road, Lake Zurich
(847) 550-6545
Accepts Lead acid (Pb) Batteries, Nickel Cadmium (NiCd) Batteries, Nickel Metal Hydride (NiMH) Batteries, and Lithium
Ion (Li Ion) & Lithium Polymer.  See specific locations for details more details.
batteriesplus.com

Battery Solutions
(800) 852-8127
Provides pre-paid buckets for battery recycling.
batterysolutions.com

Chicago Household Chemicals & Computer Recycling Facility
1150 N North Branch St, Chicago
Operated by the City of Chicago and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA).
cityofchicago.org
Tuesdays: 7:00 am to 12:00 pm
Thursdays: 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm
1st Saturday of month: 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Residential waste only (no business/commercial sector waste)
Accepts all types of batteries, except alkaline (household). This facility accepts many additional items for recycling. See
site for details.

Naperville Household Hazardous Waste Facility
156 Fort Hill Drive
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday
NO LATEX PAINT
Accepts batteries(including automotive, marine, and sump pump). This facility accepts many additional items for recycling.
See site for details.
(630) 420-4190
naperville.il.us

Car Batteries (Lead- Acid Batteries):
See also Automotive Products for service stations that accept car batteries at no cost.

Interstate Batteries of Chicagoland
1160 Flex Court, Lake Zurich
(847) 726-0407
interstatebattery.com
Monday - Friday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm, Saturday 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Accepts lead acid (automotive), alkaline, Ni-Cd, and lithium batteries at no cost.
Hearing Aid/Watch Batteries (button cell) (Lithium Ion/Mercury Batteries):
See Ni-Cd Section or check with a jeweler, watchmaker or retailer that replaces watch and hearing aid batteries.
NOTE: Lithium/Ni-Cd batteries are usually accepted at IEPA Household Chemical Waste collection events. Refer to the
HCW Information section for the location nearest you.

Nickel-Cadmium Batteries (Ni-Cd)*:
Cordless/cellular phones, camcorder, power tools, rechargeable household batteries and laptop batteries
NOTE: Many Ace, Best Buy, Lowes,  Motorola, OfficeMax, RadioShack, Sears, Staples, Target, US Cellular, Verizon and
Wal-Mart locations accept Ni-Cd rechargeable batteries.

Best Buy
bestbuy.com
Recycling kiosks are available at all stores for rechargeable batteries, see website for more details.

Lowe’s
lowes.com
Accepts rechargeable batteries at in-store recycling centers. Also recycles CFLs, and plastic shopping bags.
NOTE: Many Sears Automotive Centers, K-Mart, Sam’s Club, and Wal-Mart stores will accept car, motorcycle, boat, sump
pump and tractor lead-acid batteries (check local phone directory for their exact locations). Also check with a boating store
for boat and sump pump battery recycling.

Updated 7/20/2017

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