How to recycle batteries

You can take household batteries to our household waste recycling sites in Brighton or Hove.

You can also take your batteries to shops and stores listed on Recycle Now.

Car batteries can be recycled at our household waste recycling sites too.

How to recycle light bulbs

We'll take energy saving light bulbs and fluorescent tubes for recycling at our household waste recycling sites in Brighton or Hove.

You can also take your energy saving light bulbs to shops and stores listed on Recycle Now.

Don't put energy saving light bulbs in your wheelie bins as they contain small amounts of mercury and hazardous material

Old style incandescent bulbs are not recyclable and are not hazardous. Please throw them away in your household rubbish.

More information

Find out what we can and can't recycle in our A to Z guide to recycling.