Do not dispose of car batteries at home. Take this waste to your local recycling centre (RC).
Which RC container
Use the special container for car batteries.
Which RC accept this waste
All our recycling centres accept car batteries.
Do not empty the battery before taking it to your local RC. This must be done in a controlled environment to avoid the risk of contaminating land and water supplies.
The lead in car batteries is a valuable resource and the battery cases can be recycled into new plastic products.