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Battery recycling


What batteries can be recycled?

You can recycle the following battery types; 6V, D, C, AA, AAA, 9V and button batteries. Larger battery types can be taken to the Household Waste & Recycling Centre at Cowen Road, Blaydon.

Where are the battery recycle sites?

There are 13 battery recycling sites in Gateshead:

BuildingRoadAreaPost Code
Birtley Library 16 Durham Road Birtley DH3 1LE
Blaydon Library Wesley Court Blaydon NE21 5BT
Civic Centre Regent Street Gateshead NE8 1HA
Crawcrook Library Main Street Crawcrook NE40 4BN
Dryden Centre Evistones Road Low Fell NE9 5UA
Gateshead Police Station Warwick Street Gateshead NE8 1DT
Leam Lane Library 29 Cotemede Leam Lane NE10 8QH
Rowlands Gill Library Norman Road Rowlands Gill NE39 1JT
Whickham Library Front Street Whickham NE16 4EG
Whickham Police Station Front Street Whickham NE16 4HE