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Battery Recycling


Mansfield University has begun to recycle used batteries from the university campus. This recycling effort will attempt to reduce the amount of used batteries disposed of improperly. This effort is a joint venture between the University Environmental Health & Safety Office, the Campus Services Office, Call2Recycle.org, and Northern Tier Solid Waste Authority.

Please see additional information on ways to recycle used batteries and other items on campus.

Rechargable Battery Recycling

Mansfield University is partnering with the Call 2 Recycle program which accepts Ni-Cad rechargable batteries and old cell phones for recycling. Through this program batteries can be dropped off at the Environmental Health & Safety Office in the Brooks Maintenance Building for recycling.

For more information go to http://www.rbrc.org/docs/ProgramOverview.pdf 

If you have any questions about the program contact Jim Welch at 570-662-4906 or jwelch@mansfield

Non-Recharagable Battery Recycling

Mansfield University is partnering with Norther Tier Solid Waste Authority to provide recycling services for Non-Rechargable batteries on campus. Through this program batteries can be dropped off at the Brooks Maintenance Building, Campus Services Office for recycling.

Any battery which is non-rechargeable(Alkaline, Lithium) will be accepted for recycling.

If you have any questions about the program contact Vinnie Nykiel at 570-662-4902 vnykiel@mansfield.edu or Jim Welch at 570-662-4906 or jwelch@mansfield.