Never Throw in the Garbage
Rechargeable hearing aids contain metals and corrosive chemicals that contaminate the environment if not properly processed. Do not throw hearing aids in the garbage.
Rechargeable Devices Cause Fires
Rechargeable devices contain sensitive batteries that can start fires when put in the garbage or curbside recycling bin. Always dispose of rechargeable batteries and devices properly to keep sanitation workers safe.
Alternative Ways to Recycle
Donate to Hearing Aid Project
The National Hearing Aid Project collects used hearing aids of any age and brand and distributes them to those in need. The program is run by Hearing Charities of America (HCOA). Find out more.
Donate to Audicus
If you send your old hearing aids to Audicus, they will send them to Hearing Charities of America to make sure they are given to people in need. As a thank you, you’ll receive a discount on your next purchase from Audicus.com. Learn more.