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Got Used Batteries

Do you have old cell phones or cell phone batteries that you have no idea what to do with? What about your other rechargeable batteries like the ones from camcorders or cordless drills? You are in luck! Tarleton now collects these batteries for recycling.

What Batteries Can Be Recycled?

  • Cell phones
  • Cordless phones
  • Cordless power tools
  • PDAs
  • Two-way radios
  • Camcorders
  • Remote control toys
  • Uninterruptible Power Supply Rechargeable Batteries
  • Other Rechargeable Batteries

Alkaline or Non-Rechargeable Batteries must be bagged individually and dropped off at either Facilities Maintenance or Risk Management and Compliance.

Collection Boxes

Rechargeable Batteries

  • Thompson Student Center (Mail box area)
  • Library (Circulation Desk)
  • Physical Plant (Maintenance Warehouse)
  • Residential Living & Learning Maintenance (Texan Village Clubhouse)
  • For rechargeable battery pick-up call Risk Management & Compliance at x9237 or 254-968-9237.

Non-Rechargeable Batteries

  • Physical Plant (Maintenance Warehouse)
  • Risk Management & Compliance (Admin II Annex)