Rechargeable Batteries

Rechargeable Batteries


Batteries that are rechargeable and/or contain heavy metals should be recycled. This includes lithium, lithium ion, nickel metal hydride, zinc air and lead acid batteries.

Call2Recycle, Inc. provides free recycling drop-offs for rechargeable batteries at retail stores such as Apple Store, Best Buy, Home Depot, Lowes, RadioShack, Sears, Staples, tool repair shops and local hardware stores. For a list of locations, call 1.877.2.RECYCLE or visit www.call2recycle.org

We also accept these types of batteries in the Household Hazardous Waste Disposal Program.

Paper Shredding Services

Paper Shredding Services


Private companies, including UPS stores, offer document shredding to residents and businesses for a fee.

On the first Saturday of each month, SHRED-IT offers general document shredding from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. The cost of this service is $4.00 per box. SHRED-IT is located at 5480 Cloverleaf Parkway #7 in Cleveland. Drop-off service by appointment only. For more information, call (216) 642-1680 or (888) 750-6450.

Free seasonal shredding events are often hosted by local communities for their residents. Call your city hall or find details for your community​.

The City of Cleveland offers free, year-round document shredding at their service garage located at 5600 Carnegie Avenue. Hours are Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Call (216) 664-3717 for more information.