Charleston County Recycling Locations

Charleston County

County Recycling Coordinator: Christina Moskos
Location and Mailing Address: 13 Romney Street., Charleston, SC 29403-3844
Phone: (843) 720-7111
Fax: (843) 720-7115
Website: Charleston County Recycling Website

Curbside Collection

  • Cans - aluminum, steel, empty aerosol
  • Cardboard
  • Glass, jars and bottles - brown, green and clear
  • Magazines
  • Mixed paper - office paper, envelopes, junk mail, cards, books, paper bags, wrapping paper
  • Newspapers and inserts
  • Paperboard - shoe boxes, gift boxes, soda boxes, food boxes, paper towel rolls, paper egg cartons
  • Plastic, bottles and containers
  • Telephone books

Areas provided with curbside collection include the City of Charleston, Folly Beach, Isle of Palms, James Island, Johns Island,Mt. Pleasant, North Charleston, Sullivan's Island and West Ashley.

Staffed County Convenience Centers

1. Signal Point, 1723 Signal Point Road, James Island
    Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10AM - 6PM

2. Bees Ferry Landfill, 1344 Bees Ferry Road, Charleston
    Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday, 7:30AM - 6PM; Wednesday and Sunday, 1PM - 6PM

3. Awendaw, 6380 Maxville Road, Awendaw
    Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday, 7:30AM - 6PM; Wednesday and Sunday, 1PM - 6PM

4. Wadmalaw, 1558 Liberia Road, Wadmalaw
    Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday, 7:30AM - 6PM; Wednesday and Sunday, 1PM - 6PM

5. Hollywood, 5305 Highway 165, Hollywood
    Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday, 7:30AM - 6PM; Wednesday and Sunday, 1PM - 6PM

6. Adams Run, 8776 Old Jacksonboro Road, Adams Run
    Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday, 7:30AM - 6PM; Wednesday and Sunday, 1PM - 6PM

7. Edisto, 2844 Highway 174, Edisto
    Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday, 7:30AM - 6PM; Wednesday and Sunday, 1PM - 6PM

8. McClellanville, 1775 River Road, McClellanville
    Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday, 7:30AM - 6PM; Wednesday and Sunday, 1PM - 6PM

9. Romney Street, 13 Romney Street, Charleston
    Hours: *TEMPORARILY CLOSED*

SITES COLLECT:

  • Antifreeze
  • Appliances, large - refrigerators, washers, dryers (NOT accepted at Romney Street)
  • Batteries, lead-acid - car, truck, boat
  • Batteries, NiCad
  • Batteries - household
  • Bulbs - CFL light bulbs, fluorescent tubes
  • Cans - aluminum, steel, empty aerosol
  • Cardboard
  • Compact fluorescent light bulbs and fluorescent (tube) light bulbs
  • Electronics, household - televisions, computers, computer monitors, printers
  • Glass, jars and bottles - brown, green, clear
  • Hazardous household materials (See a complete list of items accepted.)
  • Magazines
  • Mixed paper - office paper, envelopes, junk mail, cards, books, paper bags, wrapping paper
  • Paint - oil and latex
  • Paperboard - shoe boxes, gift boxes, soda boxes, food boxes, paper towel rolls, paper egg cartons
  • Plastic, bottles and containers
  • Propane tanks - no caps
  • Scrap metal
  • Telephone books
  • Tires (NOT accepted at Romney Street)
  • Used motor oil, filters and bottles - leave caps on
  • Yard trimmings

Unstaffed Drop-Off Sites

In addition to the staffed convenience centers listed above, there are approximately 20 drop-off sites located throughout the county that accept the following materials:

  • Cans - aluminum, steel
  • Cardboard
  • Glass, jars and bottles - brown, green and clear
  • Magazines
  • Mixed paper - office paper, envelopes, junk mail, cards, books, paper bags, wrapping paper
  • Newspapers and inserts
  • Paperboard - shoe boxes, gift boxes, soda boxes, food boxes, paper towel rolls, paper egg cartons
  • Plastic, bottles and containers
  • Telephone books

Recycling bins also are distributed at some locations. To see a complete listing of locations and the materials accepted, visit Charleston County's Website.

Compost for Sale

Vendor: Bees Ferry Landfill
Location: 1344 Bees Ferry Road, Charleston
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8AM - 4PM; Saturday, 8AM - 3PM
Details: Compost sold loose for $8 per yard. Bagged compost is available for $3 per bag or fill your own 5 gallon bucket for 25 cents. Cash or checks ONLY.

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Additional Used Motor Oil Collection Sites (Businesses)

Charleston

  • Advance Auto, 937 Folly Road
  • Advance Auto, 2575 Ashley River Road
  • Advance Auto, 1630 Highway 7
  • Advance Auto, 2217 Savannah Highway
  • Auto Zone, 1495 Savannah Highway
  • Auto Zone, 3641 Savannah Highway
  • Pep Boys, 1550 Savannah Highway
  • Walmart Tire and Lube Express Center, 3951 W. Ashley Circle

Hollywood

  • 5303 Highway 165

James Island

  • Auto Zone, 1019 Folly Road

Mt. Pleasant

  • Advance Auto, 1677 Highway 17 N.
  • Walmart Tire and Lube Express Center, 3000 Proprietors Place

North Charleston

  • Advance Auto, 1945 Remount Road
  • Advance Auto, 4894 Ashley Phosphate Road
  • Auto Zone, 3980 Rivers Avenue
  • Auto Zone, 2010 Remount Road
  • Auto Zone, 5365 Dorchester Road
  • Auto Zone, 8385 Patriots Boulevard
  • Charleston Air Force Base, 203 W. Steward Avenue, Bldg. #634
  • Pep Boys, 6240 Rivers Avenue
  • Walmart Tire and Lube Express Center, 4920 Centre Point Drive

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