Can batteries be recycled?

Can batteries be recycled?

When purchasing your battery storage system, ask your retailer whether they have a battery recycling program in place.
When you need to replace a battery, the old batteries should be disposed of at a battery recycling station or other suitable site (look for Australian battery recycling initiatives in your local area or contact your local council).
Lead acid batteries are the easiest to recycle.
Batteries that require disposal must be stored safely in a cool, dry place out of the
reach of children and with any exposed terminals taped up. 
More information on battery recycling can be found at batteryrecycling.org.au and envirostream.com.au, Australia’s first lithium-ion battery recycler.

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