How do you dispose of batteries?

You are in the process of disposing of a large group of older laptops, but you’re not sure how to dispose of the batteries. What’s your next step for the disposal of these laptop batteries?

A) Throw all laptop batteries and components with the normal garbage.

B) Return all batteries to the laptop manufacturer.

C) The batteries cannot be disposed of. Keep them in storage indefinitely.

D) Check the Material Safety Data Sheet for information on how to dispose of all hazardous chemicals.