Estates and Facilities

Battery recycling

Battery recycling is available across all campuses and bins are located in various locations, including:

  • All libraries

  • Business School, North Building

  • Computer Science

  • Djanogly Learning Resource Centre

  • Clinical Sciences Building

  • Chemistry Building

  • Psychology Building foyer

  • L2 Stores

  • Estates Stores

  • King's Meadow reception

  • David Ross Sports Village

  • Sir Clive Granger Building

Standard portable batteries are accepted, such as AA and AAA.

Once a battery bin is full and requires emptying, there are two options depending on the size of the bin:

  • Option 1: 5 litre countertop bins

Please raise a ticket with the Estates Helpdesk to request the Mailroom porters to come and empty and replace the bin for you. Please provide the location of the bin.

  • Option 2: 40kg, for example four x full 5 litre bins, 60 or 120 litre containers  

Email the Estates Helpdesk for BatteryBack (a subsidiary of WasteCare Ltd) to come and empty the bin free of charge. Please provide the location of the bin.

Please contact

Please note: large automotive or industrial batteries should be treated as hazardous waste.

Estates and Facilities

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD