Learn more about Battery Recycling in London
Due to the high number of battery usage in London, battery recycling is extremely important for London. Battery recycling schemes in London aims to reduce the number of batteries being disposed of as municipal solid waste, increasing London’s recycling rates.
However, batteries are one of the most misplaced waste types and are often found mixed in with general waste which is a problem, they contain toxic chemicals and heavy metals which creates environmental issues, such as contamination and water pollution.
Separating batteries from the rest of your waste is key so setting up a battery recycling bin or battery recycling box is a must.