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Beaufort County

Beaufort, City of 

Contact: Isiah Smalls
Mailing address: PO Drawer 1167, Beaufort, SC 29901
Phone: (843) 525-7054
Fax: (843) 525-7095
Website: City of Beaufort Recycling Web Page

CURBSIDE COLLECTION:

  • Cans (aluminum, steel)
  • Glass (brown, green, clear)
  • Paper (newspaper and inserts)
  • Plastic bottles and jugs (#1, clear #2)

Beaufort County

County Recycling Coordinator: Kathryn Madden
Location and mailing address: 120 Shanklin Road, Beaufort, SC 29906
Phone: (843) 255-2734
Fax: (843) 255-9480
Website: Beaufort County Solid Waste and Recycling
Brochure: Beaufort County Recycles (coming soon)

Beaufort County recently partnered with 2good2waste.org to offer residents the opportunity to buy, sell, give away, or trade their items. In addition, the site includes a directory of reuse businesses and local nonprofit thrift shops.

Electronics are collected at “Collection Events” held quarterly.

Staffed Drop-Off Site

  • Bluffton Center, 104 Simmonsville Road, Bluffton - Phone: (843) 815-1520

HOURS: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - CLOSED Wednesday and holidays

SITE COLLECTS:

  • Appliances, large (e.g., refrigerators, washers, dryers)
  • Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat)
  • Batteries, rechargeable
  • Cans (aluminum and tin/steel)
  • Cardboard
  • Cooking oil
  • Glass (clear, brown, green)
  • Oil filters
  • Oil/gasoline mixtures
  • Paper (newspapers and inserts, magazines, office paper)
  • Pasteboard (e.g., cereal boxes, shoe boxes)
  • Plastic bottles and jugs (#1 and #2)
  • Telephone books
  • Tires (limit four per day)

Staffed Drop-Off Site

  • Hilton Head Center, 26 Summit Drive, Hilton Head Island - Phone: (843) 681-3731

HOURS: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - CLOSED Wednesday and holidays

SITE COLLECTS:

  • Appliances, large (e.g., refrigerators, washers, dryers) Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat)
  • Batteries, rechargeable
  • Cans (aluminum, steel)
  • Cardboard
  • Cooking oil
  • Glass (clear, brown, green)
  • Oil filters
  • Paper (newspapers and inserts, magazines, office paper)
  • Pasteboard (e.g., cereal boxes, shoe boxes)
  • Plastic bottles and jugs (#1 and #2)
  • Telephone books
  • Tires (limit four per day)
  • Used motor oil

Staffed Drop-Off Site

HOURS: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - CLOSED Wednesday and holidays

SITE COLLECTS:

  • Appliances, large (e.g., refrigerators, washers, dryers) Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat)
  • Batteries, rechargeable
  • Cans (aluminum and tin/steel)
  • Cardboard
  • Cooking oil
  • Glass (clear, brown, green)
  • Oil filters
  • Oil/gasoline mixtures
  • Paper (newspapers and inserts, magazines, office paper)
  • Pasteboard (e.g., cereal boxes, shoe boxes)
  • Plastic bottles and jugs (#1 and #2)
  • Telephone books
  • Tires (limit four per day)

Staffed Drop-Off Site

  • Street Helena Island Center, 639 Sea Island Parkway, St. Helena Island - Phone: (843) 838-7277

HOURS: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - CLOSED Wednesday and holidays

SITE COLLECTS:

  • Appliances, large (e.g., refrigerators, washers, dryers) Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat)
  • Batteries, rechargeables
  • Cans (aluminum, steel)
  • Cardboard
  • Cooking oil
  • Glass (clear, brown, green)
  • Oil filters
  • Oil/gasoline mixtures
  • Paper (newspapers and inserts, magazines, office paper)
  • Pasteboard (e.g., cereal boxes, shoe boxes)
  • Plastic bottles and jugs (#1 and #2)
  • Telephone books
  • Tires (limit four per day)

Staffed Drop-Off Site

HOURS: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 pm - CLOSED Wednesday and holidays

SITE COLLECTS:

  • Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat)
  • Batteries, rechargeable
  • Cans (aluminum, steel)
  • Cardboard
  • Cooking oil
  • Glass (clear, brown, green)
  • Paper (newspapers and inserts, magazines, office paper)
  • Pasteboard (e.g., cereal boxes, shoe boxes)
  • Plastic bottles and jugs (#1 and #2)
  • Telephone books
  • Used motor oil and filters

Staffed Drop-Off Site

  • Coffin Point Center, 10 Cee Cee Road, St. Helena Island - Phone: (843) 838-8309

HOURS: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday,  9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - CLOSED Monday, Wednesday, Friday and county holidays


SITE COLLECTS:

  • Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat)
  • Batteries, rechargeable
  • Cans (aluminum, steel)
  • Cooking oil
  • Glass (brown, green, clear)
  • Plastic bottles and jugs (#1 and #2)
  • Used motor oil, oil filters

Staffed Drop-Off Site

HOURS: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday,  9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - CLOSED Monday, Wednesday, Friday and county holidays

SITE COLLECTS:

  • Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat)
  • Batteries, rechargeable
  • Cooking oil
  • Oil filters
  • Used motor oil

Staffed Drop-Off Site

HOURS: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - CLOSED Wednesday and holidays

SITE COLLECTS:

  • Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat)
  • Batteries, rechargeable
  • Cooking oil
  • Farmer oil (up to 55 gallons)
  • Oil filters
  • Used motor oil

Staffed Drop-Off Site

HOURS: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday,  9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - CLOSED Monday, Wednesday, Friday and county holidays

SITE COLLECTS:

  • Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat)
  • Batteries, rechargeable
  • Cooking oil
  • Oil filters
  • Used motor oil

Staffed Drop-Off Site

HOURS: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday,  9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - CLOSED Monday, Wednesday, Friday and county holidays

SITE COLLECTS:

  • Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat)
  • Batteries, rechargeable
  • Cooking oil
  • Oil filters
  • Oil/gasoline mixtures
  • Used motor oil

Staffed Drop-Off Site

  • Pritchardville Center, 270 Gibbet Road, Pritchardville - Phone: (843) 757-1521

HOURS: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. - CLOSED Wednesday and holidays

SITE COLLECTS:

  • Batteries, lead-acid (car, truck, boat)
  • Batteries, rechargeable
  • Cans (aluminum, steel)
  • Cardboard
  • Cooking oil
  • Glass (clear, brown, green)
  • Oil/gasoline mixtures
  • Paper (newspapers and inserts, magazines, office paper)
  • Plastic bottles and jugs (#1, #2)
  • Pasteboard (e.g., cereal boxes, shoe boxes)
  • Telephone books
  • Used motor oil and filters

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Bluffton, Town of  

Contact: Ron Olson
Mailing address: PO Box 386, Bluffton, SC 29910
Phone: (843) 706-4569
Fax: (843) 757-6720

CURBSIDE COLLECTION:

  • Cans (aluminum)
  • Cardboard 
  • Glass bottles and jars (brown, green, clear)
  • Paper (magazines, newspaper and inserts and catalogs)
  • Paperboard (e.g., cereal boxes, shoe boxes)
  • Plastic bottles, jars and jugs (#1 - #7)

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Hilton Head Fire and Rescue

  • Fire Department Collection Site, 70 Cordillo Pkwy., Hilton Head, SC 29928

HOURS: 24 hours

SITE COLLECTS:

  • Aluminum cans

Port Royal, Town of  

Contact: Traci Haddock
Mailing address: 700 Paris Avenue, Port Royal, SC 29935
Phone: (843) 986-2215
Fax: (843) 986-2210

CURBSIDE COLLECTION:

  • Cans (aluminum, steel, aerosol)
  • Cardboard 
  • Glass bottles and jars (brown, green, clear)
  • Paper (magazines, newspaper and inserts, paperboard and catalogs)
  • Plastic bottles, jars and jugs (#1 and #2)

Additional Used Motor Oil Collection Sites

Beaufort 
  • Auto Zone, 2602 Boundary Street
  • Advance Auto, 54 Robert Smalls Pkwy.
  • Walmart Tire and Lube Express Center, 350 Robert Smalls Pkwy.

Bluffton

  • Advance Auto, 1180 Fording Island Road
  • Auto Zone, 1005 Fording Island Road

Hilton Head

  • 6 Dunnagan’s Alley, Palmetto Electric Co-op Market Place Substation
  • 2 Augusta Lane, Palmetto Electric Co-op Indigo Run Substation
  • Walmart Tire and Lube Express Center, 25 Pembroke Drive

Port Royal

  • Advance Auto, 1501 S. Ribaut Road

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