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Join Duracell’s Big Battery Hunt today

The BIG BATTERY HUNT is a nationwide recycling challenge, inspiring pupils to power change across their schools and wider communities. Now in its fifth year, the BIG BATTERY HUNT is bigger and better than ever!

Register or log in today for free teaching resources, plus the chance to win amazing prizes. Simply tell us your battery count on the leaderboard page and those with the highest average collection per participating pupil could win £3,500 towards outdoor equipment, Nintendo Switches, and more!

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“Showing children that small environmental actions, when taken collectively, can make a big difference is illustrated brilliantly by Duracell’s Big Battery Hunt.”

Allison Ogden-Newton OBE, Chief Executive of environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy

Pioneer Stories

Pioneer Stories

Get inspired! Check out the latest collection efforts by our amazing Battery Recycling Pioneers.

Upload your own battery collection stories to see your pupils featured on the stories page too!


Top 5 battery hunters

All Saints Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Great Oakley
Lightmoor Village Primary School
Lancing College Preparatory School At Worthing
Elfrida Primary School
St Vincent's Catholic Primary School


Teach your pupils all they need to know about recycling batteries. How are they made and why is it so important to recycle them?

Once registered you will have access to a delivery guide, classroom presentation and inspiring pupil activites!

Get inspired by our Battery Pioneers

Upton-By-Chester High School Eco Schools Action...
Posters, collecting, counting, recycle plant
Lightmoor champion
LPW superstar - Cleo
Inspiring Simona
Lightmoor Superstar - Amina
Eco Warrior Jamie
Well done OMLC
Well done Leeya!

Big Battery Hunt resources are brought to you via the National Schools Partnership. Big Battery Hunt registration will also give you access to a range of other innovative and inspiring programmes that are run by the National Schools Partnership.

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