Waukesha County


Rechargeable batteries (Li-ion, Ni-Cd, etc.) 

All types of batteries used in camcorders, printers, PDAs, power tools, cell phones and other small electronics can be recycled. Call to confirm store policies. 

Batteries & Bulbs Plus 

Best Buy

Black & Decker

Home Depot



True Value Stores 

Visit Call2Recycle for a more complete list of participating businesses.

Alkaline Batteries

Batteries & Bulbs Plus stores accept small household alkaline batteries for recycling for a very small fee.

Automotive and Boat Batteries

State law prohibits disposal of lead acid batteries in landfills or incinerators and requires that all vehicle battery retailers accept used lead-acid batteries at no charge from anyone purchasing a battery from them.

Safe Disposal Sites:

A to Z Recycling
990 Jameson Street, Neenah, WI 54956
(920) 886-0700

Aztak Recycling
8300 W. Florist Ave., Milwaukee, WI
(414) 466-2150

Batteries & Bulbs Plus

Challenger Battery Corp.
406 West Sunset Dr, Waukesha, WI
(262) 547-3854

H&R Scrap Metals, Inc.
9000 W. Fond du Lac Ave., Milwaukee, WI
(414) 353-4333

Kohne Salvage
W200 S7203 Williams Dr., Muskego, WI 53150
(262) 679-1135

Kral Scrap Metal
W224 S8575 Industrial Ave., Big Bend, WI 53103
(262) 662-3215

Miller Compressing
W229N598 Foster Ct, Waukesha, WI 53168

Waukesha Iron & Metal
1351 East Main St, Waukesha, WI 53186
(262) 547-7293

Wear safety goggles and gloves when you pick up a battery, and carry it in a wooden box or a leak-proof container.
If you drop a battery, neutralize any spilled acid with baking soda or lime.

No endorsement of any business by Waukesha County is intended. Fees may apply.

No endorsement of any business is intended. 

Business Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm Monday - Friday (excluding holidays)
515 W. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188
Room AC 260 - (262) 896-8300