Used batteries (nickel cadmium, nickel metal hydride, lithium ion and small lead acid less than two pounds in weight) can be recycled as follows.
Lithium ion and nickel metal hydride batteries
We will recycle lithium ion and nickel metal hydride batteries at no charge. Send used batteries to:
Motorola Reverse Logistics
5650 Alliance Gateway Freeway
Docks 1 and 2
Fort Worth, TX 76177
Shipments may be sent COD through the U.S. Postal Service (USPS). Please note the following USPS requirements:
1. All secondary Lithium ion cells and batteries must be mailed in a firmly sealed package separated and cushioned to prevent short circuit, movement or damage
2. Except for batteries installed in equipment, they must be in a strong outer package
3. All outer packages must have a complete delivery and return address
4. The outside of the package must be marked on the address side "Package contains Li-ion batteries (no lithium metal)"
5. The mailpiece must not contain more than three batteries
6. Damaged or recalled batteries are prohibited from mailing unless approved by the mailing standards manager
In Germany, Motorola is a member of Gemeinsames Rücknahmesystem Batterien (GRS) foundation, an organization that collects, recycles and disposes of portable batteries. The foundation is financed by contributions from manufacturers and importers of electronic equipment.