Batteries

Household batteries contain heavy metals which pollute water and soil and should not be thrown away. Rechargeable batteries can be used multiple times and then recycled. Drop off your home-generated batteries (non-auto) at the following locations:

HWMA's Eureka Recycling Center
1059 West Hawthorne Street, Eureka
(707) 442-2543

Household Hazardous Waste Facility
1059 West Hawthorne Street, Eureka
(707) 441-2005

Hensel's ACE Hardware
884 9th Street, Arcata
(707) 822-2965

Radio Shack
5000 Valley West Blvd, Arcata
(707) 822-7051

Sunny Brae ACE Hardware
86 Sunny Brae Center, Arcata
(707) 822-7009

Humboldt Sanitation
2585 Central Avenue, McKinleyville
(707) 839-3285

Blue Lake City Hall
111 Greenwood Blvd, Blue Lake
(707) 668-5655

Shafer's Ace Hardware
2760 E Street, Eureka
(707) 442-5734

Scotia True Value Hardware
115 Main Street, Scotia
(707) 764-1780

Organic Grace
906 Redwood Drive, Garberville
(707) 923-1296

Redway Transfer Station
Conservation Camp Road, 1/4 mile east of Redwood Drive, Redway
(707) 923-3944

 
Auto Batteries


Auto batteries are accepted at the following locations:

HWMA's Transfer Station (dump),
HWMA's Household Hazardous Waste Facility,
and
HWMA's Recycling Center
1059 West Hawthorne Street, Eureka
(707) 268-8680