Lead-acid (car) batteries can be recycled through a program managed by the Canadian Battery Association (CBA). Lead-acid batteries can be dropped off at a number of participating CBA depots across the province. Many local recycling depots, landfills, and transfer stations also accept car batteries free of charge as well as several private scrap metal or battery recycling companies. Some of these companies will pay for exhausted car batteries in large volumes. Please handle and store car batteries with care.

Visit RCBC’s Recyclepedia for drop-off options or contact the RCBC Recycling Hotline for all options available in your community.

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