Safety, Health & Sustainability collects and manages all spent batteries using designated containers at various locations across campus. Please DO NOT deposit batteries that are generated off campus (e.g., from home), or send batteries through intra-campus mail.
All Lithium (Li-ion) batteries MUST have the terminal ends taped with clear tape. A roll of clear tape and pair of scissors should be available next to each spent battery container. If the scissors or tape need to be replaced, please contact SH&S at 760-750-4502 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
To request a battery pick-up, submit a SH&S Waste Pick-Up Request.
Batteries that do not match the description above (e.g., small sealed lead acid batteries) need to be managed separately. Please contact SH&S at 760-750-4502 or email@example.com for assistance.