Don't put batteries in your wheelie bins or black sacks.
Take to household waste recycling centres
Includes rechargeable, mobile phone and laptop batteries.
Or check if your local council collects.
Many shops and supermarkets also have containers in store for recycling batteries.
If you are a Kent school, library, children's centre or Kent County Council facility and have a battery recycling box, you can arrange a collection by calling Valpak on 08450 682572 or visiting the Recycle More website.