Oconee County Recycling Locations

Oconee County

County Recycling Coordinator: Sandra Hogan
Physical Address: 15028 Wells Highway, Seneca, SC 29678
Mailing Address: PO Box 1766, Seneca, SC 29679
Phone: (864) 888-1440
Fax: (864) 888-1444
Website: www.oconeesc.com/solid-waste-home

 

*All County Recycling Centers have temporarily suspended the collection of plastic due to COVID-19, until further notice.

 

Staffed County Recycling Centers

1. Strawberry Farm, 301 N. Strawberry Farm Road, Seneca, SC 29678

2. Metromont, 250 U-STOR-IT Drive, Seneca, SC 29672

3. Pinegrove, 298 Perry Woolbright Road, Townville, SC 29689

4. Salem, 397 Stamp Creek Road, Salem, SC 29676

5. Richland, 230 Richland Road, Westminster, SC 29693

6. Mt. Rest, 107 Tunnel Town Road, Mt. Rest, SC 29664

7. Toccoa, 4167 Toccoa Highway, Westminster, SC 29693

8. Five Forks, 210 Camp Road, Walhalla, SC 29691

9. Port Bass, 108 Rock Hill Road, Fair Play, SC 29643

10. Long Creek, 186 Old Unity Road, Westminster, SC 29693

11. Ebenezer, 1089 Safety Harbour Road, West Union, SC 29696

      Hours for All Centers:
      Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday, 7AM - 7PM
      CLOSED Wednesday and Sunday

CENTERS COLLECT:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Antifreeze
  • Appliances, large (refrigerators, washers, dryers, stoves)
  • Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat, lawn mower)
  • Batteries, rechargeable (household; no alkaline)
  • Cardboard 
  • Cooking oil
  • Eyeglasses and hearing aids
  • Glass, bottles and jars (clear, brown, green)
  • Household electronics (ONLY flat screen televisions and monitors; accepted at the donation boxes; no CRTs)
  • Mattresses (ONLY ACCEPTED at Strawberry Farm Center)
  • Mixed paper (copy paper, packing paper, bags, paperback books, junk mail, newspaper)
  • Scrap metal
  • Textiles (accepted at the donation boxes)
  • Tires (limit 4 tires/person/year; passenger)
  • Used oil, filters, and bottles

 

Staffed County Recycling Center

For Commercial and Industrial Businesses

Materials Recovery Facility, 15028 Wells Highway, Seneca, SC 29678
      Hours:
      Monday - Friday, 7AM - 3:30PM
      CLOSED Saturday and Sunday

FACILITY COLLECTS:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Antifreeze
  • Appliances, large (refrigerators, washers, dryers, stoves)
  • Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat, lawn mower)
  • Batteries, rechargeable (household; no alkaline)
  • Cardboard 
  • Cooking oil
  • Eyeglasses and hearing aids
  • Fuel (gasoline, diesel)
  • Glass, bottles and jars (clear, brown, green)
  • Mixed paper (copy paper, packing paper, bags, paperback books, junk mail, newspaper)
  • Scrap metal
  • Textiles (accepted at the donation boxes)
  • Tires (limit 4 tires/person/year; fee may apply; passenger)
  • Used oil, filters, and bottles

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City of Seneca

Contact: Donnie White
Physical Address: 298 East South First Street, Seneca, SC 29678
Mailing Address: PO Box 4773, Seneca, SC 29679
Phone: (864) 885-2750
Fax: (864) 882-3388
Website: City of Seneca - Residential Recycling

Staffed City Drop-Off Site

298 East South First Street, Seneca, SC 29679
      Hours:
      Monday - Friday, 7AM - 3:30PM
      CLOSED Saturday and Sunday

SITE COLLECTS:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat)
  • Cardboard
  • Glass (beverage and glass food containers; rinsed out and caps removed)
  • Mixed paper (newspaper and inserts, unwanted mail, letters, envelopes, notebook paper, typing and computer paper, soft back books, plain wrapping paper, magazines)
  • Telephone books
  • Used motor oil, filters and bottles

NOTICE: All Residential Sanitation Customers Within The City Limits

In an effort to keep garbage collection fees as low as possible, the City of Seneca stopped picking up curbside recycling items starting Monday July 1st, 2013. A drop-off site for recyclable items is setup at on 298 East South 1st Street. Office hours are 7AM to 3:30PM Monday - Friday. All other curbside services will remain the same. Please call 864-885-2750 with any questions.

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City of Walhalla

Contact: Russ Price
Mailing Address: PO Box 1099, Walhalla, SC 29691
Physical Address: 206 North Church Street, Walhalla, SC 29691
Phone: (864) 638-4351
Fax: (864) 638-4357

City Curbside Collection

  • Aluminum cans
  • Cardboard
  • Mixed paper (newspaper and inserts, magazines, unwanted mail, letters, envelopes, typing and computer paper, plain wrapping paper, soft back books)

Unstaffed City Recycling Center

  • Walhalla Post Office, 208 W. North Broad Street, Walhalla, SC 29691
  • Walhalla City Parking Lot, S. Broad and Catherine Street, Walhalla, SC 29691 (beside Club 221)

Hours: 24 hours

SITES COLLECT:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Mixed paper (newspaper and inserts, magazines, unwanted mail, letters, envelopes, typing and computer paper, plain wrapping paper, soft back books)

Additional Used Motor Oil Collection Site

Walhalla Police Department, 101 E. Main Street, Walhalla, SC 29691 (also accepts filters and oil bottles)

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City of Westminster

Contact: Clyde Crowe
Physical Address: 100 Windsor Street, Westminster, SC 29693
Mailing Address: PO Box 399, Westminster, SC 29693
Phone: (864) 647-3218
Fax: (864) 647-3229

Unstaffed City Drop-Off Site

Westminster Recycling Center, 115 Riley Street, Westminster, SC 29693
      Hours:
      Monday, Tuesday, Thursday - Saturday, 7AM - 6PM
      CLOSED Wednesday and Sunday

SITE COLLECT:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Cardboard

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Retailer-Operated Used Motor Oil Collection Sites

Seneca

  • Advance Auto, 166 Bi-Lo Place, Seneca, SC 29678
  • Auto Zone, 201 Oconee Square Drive, Seneca, SC 29678
  • Tractor Supply Company, 125 Thrift Avenue, Seneca, SC 29678
  • Walmart Tire and Lube Express Center, 1636 Sandifer Boulevard, Seneca, SC 29678

West Union

  • Advance Auto, 132 Scenic Plaza Drive, West Union, SC 29696

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