For South Carolina's Solid Waste Directors,
Recycling Coordinators and Local Decision Makers ...
Information for Local Decision Makers
This publication provides information on the important
role that recycling plays in your community's
economy and environment.
|Solid Waste Planning
This section provides information about the comprehensive
and long-term approach to managing solid waste
in South Carolina.
This section provides a list of recycling grants,
grant applications and other information for
South Carolina counties, municipalities and schools.
|Demonstration of Need (DON)
Provided is information on the DON regulation, consistency
determinations and the State Solid Waste Management Plan
or County/Region Solid Waste Management Plans.
Training and Certification Courses
This section features information about professional
development opportunities from DHEC's Office of
Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling.
|Used Motor Oil, Filter and Bottle Recycling
Learn about one of the country's leading used motor oil
recycling programs plus information about recycling used
motor oil, filters, bottles, oil/gasoline mixtures and farmer oil.
All counties are required
to report their recycling efforts annually to DHEC.
Get information about the benefits of composting and
steps for starting a backyard compost pile. The Office's
"Smart Gardener" publication is provided as well.
|America Recycles Day
Get important information about this annual campaign
that focuses on buying recycled, culminating each year
on November 15 -- America Recycles Day.
Local Recycling Program Information
Review this extensive list of county and municipal
recycling contacts for curbside and drop-off recycling
programs throughout South Carolina.
| Full-cost Disclosure
This section provides county and city solid waste
and recycling professionals with data to help them complete
required solid waste and recycling reports.
For more information about recycling in South Carolina, please call 1-800-768-7348.
This Web page was last updated on November 30, 2011.