UCLA Health offers battery collection service and recycling program for all departments at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center and the UCLA Santa Monica Medical Center. Environmental Services custodians collects the battery bins, and Environmental Health & Safety provides battery collection bins for employee and staff areas such as the Reception Desks, Administration Offices, and Support Services areas.

Battery Recycling

Regular battery bin servicing should be conducted by your EVS custodian partner. If you need additional servicing please contact EVS:

Westwood Plaza Contact: Leah Bozulich-Coker at [email protected]

Santa Monica Contact: Jessica Martinez at [email protected]

Placement: Where Needed in Employee and Staff Areas

Signage: UCLA Health Battery Recycling

  • Ni-Cd
  • Lead Acid
  • Lithium Ion
  • Alkaline
  • Magnesium
  • ATON
Battery Flow

Submit an Environmental Health and Safety Support Ticket to Request a Battery Recycling Bin

Clean Earth is our Universal Waste & Recycling partner. They pickup the collected batteries from the designated UCLA Health sites. Clean Earth handles the Universal Waste in a responsible way that is legally compliant and reduces their potential environmental impact. Not only does Clean Earth ensure the safe destruction and disposal of dangerous chemicals that could otherwise end up in a landfill, but they also reduce the total amount of waste by processing the resulting components such as plastics and metals for recycling.


Questions? Contact UCLA Sustainability at [email protected]