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Lead-Acid Battery Recycling Fee

Health and Safety Code

CHAPTER 6.5 HAZARDOUS WASTE CONTROL

ARTICLE 10.5. THE LEAD-ACID BATTERY RECYCLING ACT OF 2016

Section 25215.15

25215.15. Disposal of lead-acid battery. (a) Except as provided in subdivision (b), no person shall dispose, or attempt to dispose, of a lead-acid battery at a solid waste facility or on or in any land, surface waters, watercourses, or marine waters.

(b) A person may dispose of a lead-acid battery at either of the following locations:

(1) A facility, including a facility located at a solid waste facility, established and operated for the purpose of recycling, or providing for the eventual recycling of, lead-acid batteries.

(2) A dealer pursuant to Section 25215.2.

History.—Added by Stats. 2016, Ch. 666 (AB 2153), in effect September 26, 2016, but operative January 1, 2017.