Many organizations accept used hearing aids for reuse and/or repair and reuse. For a guide on used hearing aids visit: http://deafness.about.com/cs/hoth/a/recycleaids.htm Hearing aid batteries are extremely harmful when disposed of in landfill (see the category Batteries). A number of local audiology clinics accept drop-offs of these batteries for recycling. If yours does not, encourage them to start. Here s some more information about used Hearing Aid Batteries: http://deafness.about.com/cs/haidbatteries/a/recyclebatts.htm If you have information about where you can take back used hearing aids or hearing aid batteries, let us know and we ll post the information here.