How much does your lifestyle depend on household batteries?
Look around your home or workplace. Count the number of batteries used to power cell phones, telephones, computers, watches, music devices, remote controls, cameras, smoke detectors, games, toys, hearing aids, flashlights, power tools, and more! How much do you know about the batteries you rely on every day? Do you throw toxic batteries into the garbage instead of recycling them? If so, does this make you responsible for battery toxins causing serious harm to people, animals, crops, and nature? To find out more information, read the wonderful battery brochure developed by the City of Pittsburg below.