How do I recycle batteries?

Batteries can be recycled by taking them to your local household chemical roundup. Some common household batteries (i.e., AA, AAA, C, D, and 9-volts) are not thought to pose a hazard to the environment and can be legally put in the trash for disposal at the local landfill. Car, phone, tool, and computer batteries should be recycled. Many businesses take batteries in return for a core charge or with the purchase of a new battery. 

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1. What items are accepted at Household Chemical Roundup events?
2. How can I dry latex paint on my own?
3. How do I recycle batteries?
4. Where can you recycle electronic and computer waste?
5. How can I recycle compact florescent light (CFL) bulbs?
6. How do I dispose of medication?
7. How do I dispose of mercury?
8. What are the dates for the Household Chemical Roundups?
9. Where can I dispose of household hazardous waste when there is not a chemical roundup?