Recycling Your Battery

Recycling Your Battery: Recycling your used vehicle battery is easy. All you need to do is drop it off at a local retailer and they'll do the rest, most retailers will grant a credit for your used battery even if you don't purchase a new battery.

Recycling a Vehicle Battery is Quick and Easy: Materials in vehicle batteries are the most recycled consumer product in the world. Compared to 55% aluminum cans, 45% newspaper, 26% tires and 26% glass bottles, 99% of a lead-acid battery is recycled.

      99% of battery lead is recycled

Most recycled products in the world are vehicle batteries

What Can Be Recycled

Used batteries make new batteries! Up to 99% of your car battery is recyclable and can be used to make new batteries and other products.

The fully integrated, closed-loop recycling process from Clarios, known as ecosteps®, ensures batteries are recycled safely and responsibly.

Recycling Process

Though the power of your old battery may have faded away, sticking that used battery in a dark corner of your garage won't make it disappear.

Most retailers will give you a credit for your used battery even if you do not purchase a new battery.

Where to Recycle

Do your part to promote sustainability by recycling your used vehicle battery today. Find a recycling location near you by entering your zip code, then simply drop off your used battery at the recycling location near you. Most retailers will grant you a store credit for your used battery.



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Clarios creates the most advanced battery technologies for virtually every type of vehicle. We are a global leader in energy storage solutions, powering one in three of the world’s vehicles. We partner with our customers to develop smarter solutions that make people’s lives better.