Battery & Bulb Recycling

Free household light bulb and battery recycling is available at City Hall during business hours. 

Please visit our Medicine Return page to learn more about how to dispose of unwanted prescription medications.

  1. Batteries
  2. Light Bulbs

Batteries Accepted

Used batteries can be recycled at the designated area located in the first-floor lobby of Woodinville City Hall. Look for blue cylinder tubes with removable lids.  Please do not leave boxes or bags of batteries on the floor near the tubes.

Battery and Medicine RecyclingBatteries we can accept include:

  • Alkaline
  • Nickel
  • Cadmium
  • Cell phone
  • Button batteries

All battery types listed above contain mercury and other hazardous materials and should not go to the landfill.

Batteries Not Accepted

Batteries we cannot accept include:

  • Vehicle
  • Marine
  • UPS (uninterruptible power supply)

For more information on where to safely dispose of these types of batteries, please visit the King County "What Do I Do With...?" website.

Eco Tip

Rechargeable batteries can be used multiple times and disposable batteries can only be used once. Try using rechargeable batteries to reduce waste and save money.