Regular batteries Home › Forums › Scrap Metal Discussions › How-To Get Started with Scrap Metal Recycling › Regular batteries This topic contains 1 reply, has 2 voices, and was last updated by Virginia, iScrap App 4 days, 21 hours ago. Author Posts January 8, 2018 at 2:00 pm #3652 billf0675Participant I have a lot of old AA, AAA, C & D standard batteries. A magnet sticks to them. Can they be put in my tin scrap? The ones I have say “No Mercury added”. Bill January 18, 2018 at 8:51 am #3654 Virginia, iScrap AppKeymaster You really would have to check with your local scrap yard. It’s not too often that they will recycle akaline batteries like that. Author Posts You must be logged in to reply to this topic.