The batteries are widely used in everyday use of man. They are all around us. Used in remote controls, mobile phones, toys, clocks and wherever else. Most of these batteries end up in the waste bin, then on the landfills. Batteries contain hazardous substances such as zinc, lithium, lead, cadmium and even mercury.
Batteries ended up in landfills, after some time can burst and cause contamination of soil and water. This pollution is harmful to animals, humans and the whole environment.
By placing the batteries in the recycling bin, we will take proper step in protecting the environment.