As the world becomes increasingly reliant on portable electronic devices, the usage of lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries continues to soar. Li-ion batteries are commonly found in electronic devices like smartphones, laptops, and electric vehicles. With the increasing use of portable electronic devices, the disposal of Li-ion batteries has become a growing concern due to their potential environmental impact.
In this blog post, we will explore the importance of Li-ion battery recycling, highlight where and how you can recycle and dispose of such batteries in Singapore, and delve into the exceptional offerings provided by KGS.
The Importance of Li-ion Battery Recycling
Li-ion batteries contain various valuable materials like lithium, cobalt, and nickel, which can be recycled and reused. Additionally, proper disposal prevents toxic chemicals from contaminating the environment.
By recycling Li-ion batteries, we not only reduce the demand for raw materials but also minimize the release of hazardous substances into the ecosystem. Recycling and proper disposal are vital for sustainable resource management and environmental preservation.
Where to Recycle and Dispose of Li-ion Batteries in Singapore
NEA E-waste Recycling Program
NEA in Singapore has established the Recycling Program, which offers designated collection points for e-waste, including Li-ion batteries. These conveniently located collection points are accessible to the public and serve as drop-off locations for the safe and proper disposal of batteries.
KGS Battery Recycling and Disposal Service
With our commitment to environmental stewardship, we have established a dedicated cutting-edge battery recycling plant to ensure sustainable battery waste management practices. The plant employs advanced technologies that allow us to safely and efficiently process used batteries while minimising environmental impact.
With our own recycling plant, we are providing battery recycling and disposal service to help people to recycle their batteries in a safe and sustainable way.. If you are interested, please contact us and we will assist you!