Clean Out Your Junk Drawer Email Everyone has that one drawer or shelf where they put small and hard to dispose of items. It’s like purgatory for items such as batteries, dead electronics, empty lighters and a whole host of other oddball objects. We get it. Who has the time to figure out what to do with these things? To save you time, we’ve assembled a list of common junk drawer items so you can clean out your drawer before it gets too full to open. Common Junk Drawer Items Click on items to see the correct way to dispose Batteries Electronics Glue and Glue Bottles Tapes and Tape Dispensers Keys Electrical Cords and Cables Pens and Markers Rubber Bands Lighters Find something else in your junk drawer? Search the recycling guide to find it.