Consumers may bring lead-acid batteries to any Wisconsin retailer that sells these batteries for recycling (during normal business hours). This service is free to customers who purchase a new battery when they bring in a used one. Customers may be charged a fee of up to $3 if they bring in a used battery without purchasing a new one.
Batteries can be recycled for a nominal fee at: Batteries Plus & Bulbs 101 Carmichael Road Hudson, WI 715-808-8424
Alkaline, single use batteries, are safe to throw in the trash, but still have components that can be recycled.
Rechargeable batteries should NOT be thrown in the trash. Bring rechargeable batteries to the following locations for proper recycling:
Batteries Plus & Bulbs 101 Carmichael Road Hudson, WI 715-808-8424
Doyle's Farm & Home Ace Hardware (automotive batteries only) 560 Deere Drive New Richmond, WI 715-246-6184
E-Cycling 900 Industrial Street Hudson, WI 715-381-5900
Gregerson's Ace Hardware 880 Cedar Street Baldwin, WI 715-684-3246
Kadingers Salvage & Recycling N9919 130th St Downing, WI 54734 715-643-4211
St. Croix Electric Cooperative 1925 Ridgeway Street Hammond, WI 715-796-7000