These days, batteries are used in just about everything, because of this it is crucial that you know and understand the proper techniques to dispose of batteries. From children’s toys to cars and phones, batteries are a must have in today’s society. While batteries are used for several devices and gadgets, they aren’t all the same. Depending on what they are used for, batteries come in all shapes, sizes, and types; and not all of these batteries are toxic or spillable, but each must be disposed of according to their type.
The general rules to dispose of batteries are as follows:
To dispose of batteries improperly may result in explosions and the release of toxic chemicals into the air, but even though some don’t have these dangerous hazards, they still have a big impact in the making of new products when recycled. To ensure that chemical hazards do not occur, make sure to properly dispose of your dead or unnecessary batteries, or give us a call and we’ll come pick them up and properly dispose of each type for you.