Rechargeable batteries can be dangerous if not disposed of properly. Do not put them in recycling carts or household trash.
Residents of St. Lucie County may bring rechargeable batteries (including vehicle batteries and cell phones) to the Solid Waste Baling & Recycling Facility for free!
Single-use alkaline batteries can be put in your household garbage for disposal. They aren't considered hazardous waste.
To drop off Rechargeable Batteries -
Upon entering our facility, drive straight ahead to the Scale House, pull up on the scale closest to the building, let the operator know what items you are dropping off and they will direct you.
Solid Waste Baling & Recycling Facility
6120 Glades Cut-Off Road
Fort Pierce, FL 34981