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Batteries of all types contain harmful and caustic materials. Household or disposable batteries can be properly disposed of at one of the Household Hazardous Waste facilities click the Contra Costa County Household Hazardous Waste Program link below for information regarding the facility that serves your area. By law, rechargeable batteries (Nickel-Cadmium (Ni-Cad), Nickel Metal Hydride (Ni-MH), Lithium Ion (Li-ion), and Small Sealed Lead batteries) cannot be thrown into the trash and must be recycled.
 

Mercury Compliance Recycling (925) 202-4539
 

Call or visit website for locations

Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corp. (800) 822-8837
 

Contra Costa County Referral Service

Contra Costa County Household Hazardous Waste Program (800) 750-4096
 

Mail-in Program

GreenDisk (800) 305-3475
 
Veolia (800) 556-LAMP
 

Nationwide Program

Planet Green
 

Alamo

Central Contra Costa Household Battery Recycling Program
 

Antioch

Delta HHW Collection Facility
2550 Pittsburg-Antioch Hwy, 94509(925) 756-1990
 
Staples
4863 Lone Tree Way, 94531(925) 706-4038
 
Target
5769 Lone Tree Way, 94531(925) 752-0002
 

Benicia

Interstate Battery
2990 Bayshore Road, 94510(707) 748-7122
 
Philip Services (877) 748-3040
 

Berkeley

AT&T Wireless
2180 Shattuck Ave., 94704(510) 486-0668
 

Blackwawk

Central Contra Costa Household Battery Recycling Program
 

Brentwood

Brentwood Ace Hardware
8900 Brentwood Blvd. Ste. J, 94513(925) 634-3201
 

Concord

AT&T Wireless
309-B Sun Valley Mall, 94520(925) 825-4608
 
AT&T Wireless
1975 Diamond Blvd., Ste D290, 94520(925) 688-1870
 
Bill's Ace Hardware
4451 Clayton Rd., 94521(925) 825-4100
 
Staples
4498 Treat Blvd., 94521(925) 609-1014
 

Danville

Central Contra Costa Household Battery Recycling Program
 

Dublin

Best Buy
4820 Dublin Blvd., 94568(925) 829-7041
 

El Cerrito

El Cerrito Recycling Center
7501 Schmidt Ln., 94530(510) 215-4350
 
Staples
11545 San Pablo Ave., 94530(510) 231-0388
 
West Contra Costa Battery Recycling Program (WCCIWMA) (510) 215-3021
 

El Sobrante

West Contra Costa Battery Recycling Program (WCCIWMA) (510) 215-3021
 

Emeryville

IKEA
4400 Shellmound Street, 94608(510) 420-4532
 

Hayward

AERC Recycling Solutions
30677 Huntwood Ave., 94544(510) 429-1129
 
RecycLights West (800) 884-8982
 

Hercules

West Contra Costa Battery Recycling Program (WCCIWMA) (510) 215-3021
 

Kensington

Ace Hardware - Arlington
303 Arlington Ave., 94707(510) 525-2222
 

Lafayette

Central Contra Costa Household Battery Recycling Program
 

Livermore

AT&T Wireless
2452 Las Positas Rd., 94551(925) 960-1556
 

Martinez

Bill's Ace Hardware
3610 Pacheco Blvd., 94553(925) 228-6135
 
Central Contra Costa HHW Collection Facility
4797 Imhoff Pl., 94553(800) 646-1431
 

Moraga

Central Contra Costa Household Battery Recycling Program
 

Oakland

AT&T Wireless Store
3333 Lakeshore Blvd., 94610(510) 625-8540
 
Safety Kleen (510) 832-7942
 

Ontario

Lighting Resources (800) 572-9253
 

Orinda

Central Contra Costa Household Battery Recycling Program
 

Pinole

Best Buy
1490 Fitzgerald Dr., 94564(510) 758-0112
 
Staples
1230 Fitzgerald Dr., 94564(510) 223-0402
 
Target
1400 Fitzgerald Dr., 94564(510) 222-0558
 
West Contra Costa Battery Recycling Program (WCCIWMA) (510) 215-3021
 

Pittsburg

Best Buy
4405 Century Blvd., 94565(925) 778-1986
 
Staples
2000 North Park Blvd., 94565(925) 431-1004
 

Pleasant Hill

Best Buy
3260 Buskirk Ave., 94523(925) 988-0256
 
Bill's Ace Hardware
1530 Contra Costa Blvd., 94523(925) 682-5000
 
Staples
2120 Crescent Dr., 94523(925) 691-4060
 
Target
560 Contra Costa Blvd., 94523(925) 685-6069
 

Pleasanton

Verizon Wireless
6070 Johnson Dr. #D, 94588(925) 847-0320
 

Richmond

AT&T Wireless
2438 Hilltop Mall Rd., Ste C238, 94806(510) 222-5147
 
Target
4500 Macdonald Ave., 94805(510) 237-6400
 
West Contra Costa Battery Recycling Program (WCCIWMA) (510) 215-3021
 
West County HHW Collection Facility
101 Pittsburg Ave., 94801(888) 412-9277
 
Whale Point Marine & Hardware
205 Cutting Blvd., 94804(510) 233-1988
 

San Pablo

West Contra Costa Battery Recycling Program (WCCIWMA) (510) 215-3021
 

San Ramon

AT&T Wireless
3191 Crow Canyon Pl., Ste J, 94583(925) 790-0130
 
Central Contra Costa Household Battery Recycling Program
 
Staples
2710 Crow Canyon Rd., 94583(925) 552-1960
 
Target
2610 Bishop Dr., 94583(925) 277-0202
 

Walnut Creek

AT&T Wireless
1231 S. California Blvd., 94596(925) 274-0260
 
Central Contra Costa Household Battery Recycling Program
 
Target
1871 N. Main St., 94596(925) 979-0083
 

Didn't find what you were looking for?  Try searching Alameda County's Recycling & Reuse Options.

If it is not recyclable, please assure that you dispose of material properly through your garbage collection company or a permitted Transfer Station or Landfill.  To report illegal dumping, call 1-800-NO-DUMPING.

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