Contact

Ellen Pratt
Sustainability Manager

pratte@co.tioga.ny.us

Telephone:
607-687-8274

Location & Phone

56 Main Street, Room 102
Owego, NY 13827

Main Phone:
607-687-8274

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Proper household battery recycling & drop-off locations

Last Updated: 1/14/2020

Household Batteries: (A, AA, AAA, C, D, 9-Volt, Alkalines, Ni-cad rechargeable, and button batteries):

Tioga County partnered up with Taylor Garbage Transfer Station, 352 Glen Mary Drive, Owego 607-687-6710 for year-round Household Battery Drop-Off program (ALKALINE (AAA, AA, C, D, 9 VOLT) & RECHARGEABLE (N-Cad, Ni-Mh, Li-Ion, Pb)).

Please note: Batteries should be kept dry; tape ends. If you have leaky or corroded batteries, please place them in a plastic bag before depositing them in the drop-off container.

Additional Battery Recycling

As of June 8, 2011 all retailers selling rechargeable batteries are required to accept back the same type of rechargeable batteries.

  • Valu Home Center, 1149 State Route 17c, Owego, 607-687-6800 (Rechargeable Batteries (N-Cad, Ni-Mh, Li-Ion, Pb) and Cellphones) 

 

  • Home Central, 151 Central Ave, Owego, 607-687-3284 (Rechargeable Batteries (N-Cad, Ni-Mh, Li-Ion, Pb) and Cellphones)

 

  • Home Depot, Johnson City, NY or Lowe's, Vestal, NY (Rechargeable Batteries (N-Cad, Ni-Mh, Li-Ion, Pb) and Cellphones)

 

***ALL BATTERIES MUST HAVE THEIR TERMINALS TAPED OR PLACED INDIVIDUALLY IN PLASTIC BAGS***


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