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Household batteries (alkaline, nickel cadmium, cell phone, and button batteries) contain mercury and other hazardous materials. They should be recycled whenever possible to protect our waterways.

Where to Recycle Batteries in Kirkland

Bring your household alkaline batteries to the following locations in Kirkland for recycling. At all locations, batteries should be emptied into recycling containers; do not leave in bags. Large batteries such as car batteries are NOT accepted at these locations, and should be brought to Factoria Household Hazardous Waste.

Downtown Kirkland 

recycling center downstairs lobbyKirkland City Hall
123 5th Avenue
Recycling Center located in downstairs lobby
This location accepts both alkaline and rechargeable batteries. Please keep them separate; they must be recycled through different programs.

Peter Kirk Community Center
352 Kirkland Avenue

Public Works Maintenance Center
915 8th Street

North Kirkland / Juanita

North Kirkland Community Center
12421 103rd Avenue NE

South Kirkland / Bridle Trails

Red Apple Market in Bridle Trails
6625 132nd Ave NE

More Alkaline Battery Recycling Locations Near Kirkland

Find more locations to recycle batteries, and options for other types of batteries, at What Do I Do With.

Public Works
Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
123 5th Avenue, Kirkland WA 98033
Operations & Maintenance
Mon-Fri, 6:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
915 8th St, Kirkland WA 98033

General Inquiries
Engineering: T. 425.587.3800 | F. 425.587.3807
Operations & Maintenance: T. 425.587.3900 | F. 425.587.3902