Ni-Cd, Ni-MH, Ni-Zn, Li, Li-Ion, Silver oxide, solar, Pb (from toys, cell phones, laptops, camcorders, digital cameras, PDAs, cordless phones & tools, etc.) These are considered hazardous waste.
Reuse or Recycle via Special Program:
From a RI household:
If your city or town is listed below, click on its name to see the local batteries instructions for its residents. You can also call the Eco-Depot Program for a FREE appointment at 942-1430 x 241 or make an appointment on our website. On this page you can also download our Eco-Depot brochure, listing other HHW items you may have to dispose, and make a single trip.
From any RI source (e.g. household, business, school):
Statewide options for disposal are listed below. Fees may apply. RIRRC does not recommend any one business or organization over another.