City Collecting Old Batteries This Week

Published on: 2022/04/25 - in News

The City of Kingston is collecting old batteries this week, April 25 to 29, week as a public convenience to ensure they are disposed of properly.

You can put out used batteries for collection in a clear, sealed plastic bag beside your curbside waste during this collection week .

The City states you should put used batteries in a clear bag next to your recycling box on the ground or beside another curbside waste container where it can be spotted easily by a collector. Car batteries and other types of large batteries will not be collected.

Batteries can also be dropped off any time of the year at the following locations:

City Hall, 216 Ontario St.
INVISTA Centre, 1350 Gardiners Rd.
Kingston Area Recycling Centre (KARC), 196 Lappan’s Lane
• Find a list of additional drop-off locations at www.rawmaterials.com and at www.call2recycle.org.