PowerShield UPS batteries contain lead acid and in our DC and LiFePO4 series, Lithium, and so are considered a Dangerous Good. When used, they are considered a Controlled Hazardous Waste. It is therefore essential that they are handled and recycled in accordance with safety regulations in order to minimise environmental impact.
Lead acid batteries for PowerShield UPSs can be purchased from our Battery Partner, Battery World. You can use the search tool on our website to lookup your UPS model and applicable battery:
Your local store can also help you swap your battery and recycle your old lead acid one. Videos on how to replace batteries yourself for certain UPS models can be found on our YouTube Channel: