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Full-cost Disclosure Full Cost Instruction Manual Re-TRAC FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS S.C. Solid Waste Policy and Management Act


Full-Cost Disclosure

The Act requires that any local governments that provide solid waste management services publish annually, on or before October 1, a notice in a newspaper of general circulation, the full cost of its solid waste management services for the previous fiscal year. In addition, the Act and Full Cost Disclosure Regulation 61-107.2 require that each local government submit annual Full Cost Disclosure information to DHEC on or before October 15 of each year.

While counties have been submitting their full-cost data on-line for a few years, for the first time, cities will be able use the same program, Re-TRAC Connect, which is actually an upgrade to the original version. This program is Web-based and only requires a computer and Internet connection to complete.

For additional information on full-cost, please review the "Full Cost Instruction Manual." This guidance document has been developed by DHEC to assist local governments in meeting the requirements of the Full-Cost Disclosure Regulation.

  • If you are representing a MUNICIPALITY that does not have Internet access, complete the fillable Word document and return by e-mail or return to: Stefanie Vandiver, Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling, 2600 Bull Street, Columbia, SC 29201. 

If you have any questions about Full-Cost Disclosure, please call (803) 898-1354 or e-mail the Office.

This Web page was last updated on September 10, 2013.