Batteries

Rechargeable Type Batteries
These batteries are accepted at the Department of Public Works Recycling Depot located on Jane Way, Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Saturday from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Municipal building is a second drop-off location for recyclable rechargeable batteries. You are able to drop-off rechargeable type batteries at this location Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The battery recycling container is located in the center lobby of the Municipal Building, at the information table:

 Municipal Building
50 Woodland Ave.
Convent Station, NJ 07961

Type of Batteries Recycled
  • Button type batteries used in watches and hearing aides
  • Lithium batteries used in cell phones, digital cameras, and computers
  • Ni-Cad batteries used in cordless power tools and cordless house phones
Type of Batteries Not Accepted for Recycling
Alkaline type batteries (AA, AAA, C, D, and 9 Volt) made after 1994 are not considered hazardous waste. Please dispose of these type batteries in with your garbage.

Additional Information
For additional information call 973-326-7398.