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Want to recycle a car battery but don't know if you can?
To find out where to recycle car batteries locally, use our handy Recycling Locator tool.
How should I recycle car batteries?
Car batteries, by law, must not be disposed of with household waste.
- They are collected at garages, scrap metal facilities and many household waste recycling centres (the 'tip')
- Sometimes the specialist who replaces your battery will be able to dispose of the old one safely for you