Once batteries are removed, this item is safe for disposal in your regular trash. Search "single-use," "rechargeable", or "long-lasting" batteries for disposal instructions. This item is not recyclable through RI's mixed recycling program, eligible for a special drop-off or pick-up program, nor considered household hazardous waste
This items break the basic rule for plastic recycling in your bin or cart—it’s not a container ≤ 5 gallons. When it comes to plastic, only containers ≤ 5 gallons are eligible for your mixed recycling.