UPDATE (8/10/20): The East Lansing Department of Public Works is currently not accepting battery recycling. 

The City of East Lansing offers FREE household battery recycling to residents. All types of batteries are collected, including alkaline, lithium, rechargeable, mobile phone and more.

A collection bucket is located inside the front entrance of the:
  • East Lansing Department of Public Works, 1800 E. State Road.
    Hours: Mon - Fri, 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
A variety of batteries are also accepted for recycling at Batteries Plus, 3415 E. Saginaw St., Ste. I (near Frandor). Learn more.