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Florence County

Florence, City of

Contact: Fred Gilchrist
Location and Mailing Address: 180 North Irby Street, Florence, SC 29501
Phone: (843) 665-3236
Fax: (843) 665-3200
Website:http://www.cityofflorence.com/departments/public-works/sanitation/recycling.aspx

CURBSIDE COLLECTION:

  • Cans (aluminum, steel, aerosol)
  • Magazines
  • Paper (office paper, newspaper and inserts)
  • Plastic bottles and jugs (#1, #2)

Florence County

County Recycling Coordinator: Kathy Nance Nephew
Location and Mailing Address: 180 North Irby Street, MSC-G, Florence, SC 29501
Phone: (843) 292-1603
Fax: (843) 292-1607

Staffed Drop-Off Sites

  • Site 1 Greenwood: 2325 Carnell Drive Florence 29505
  • Site 2 Airport: 708 South Stadium Road Florence 29506
  • Site 3 Quinby: 1508 East Marion Highway Florence 29506
  • Site 4 Timmonsville: 1840 S Warren Street Timmonsville 29161
  • Site 5 Pamplico: 411 South Oak Street Pamplico 29583
  • Site 6 Coward: 3315 US 52 Highway Coward 29530
  • Site 7 Lake City: 1228 East Main Street Lake City 29560 **
  • Site 8 Landfill 2616 Papermill Road Florence 29506
  • Site 9A Effingham 6760 Friendfield Rd Effingham 29541 **
  • Site 9B Farmer's Used Oil Tank Effingham 6760 Friendfield Rd Effingham 29541
  • Site 10 Hannah 3648 Tree Haven Pamplico 29583
  • Site 11 Paul Jones 4807 Buddy's Lane Effingham 29541
  • Site 12 Ebenezer 359 South Ebenezer Rd Florence 29501 **
  • Site 13 Olanta 4212 Chandler Rd Olanta 29114
  • Site 14 Johnsonville 230 W Egg Farm Rd Johnsonville 29555 **
  • Site 15 Cussac 5169 Sardis Highway Timmonsville 29161

Hours of Operation: 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Days of Operation: Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Manned sites receive materials from residents only.

Accepted items for residential recycling:

  • Glass (brown, clear, green)
  • Newspaper and inserts
  • Cardboard
  • Aluminum cans and foil
  • Plastic bottles (marked with #1 or #2)
  • Large appliances
  • Lead-acid batteries
  • Used motor oil and filters
  • Automobile tires (all sites except Greenwood, Landfill, Hannah and Cusaac).

** THESE SITES  ALSO ACCEPT-  Electronics, household (televisions, computers, computer monitors, printers and other electronic equipment)

Accepted items for residential waste disposal:

  • Household garbage
  • Construction and demolition debris
  • Yard trimmings.

Accepts tires from businesses at: 7205 Don McCain Drive, Florence, SC 29506.


Lake City, City of
Contact: Ricky Sims
Phone: 843-598-1472

CURBSIDE COLLECTION:

  • Cans (aluminum, steel)
  • Cardboard
  • Paper (newspaper and inserts)
  • Paperboard (e.g., cereal boxes, shoe boxes) -- NO packaging for refrigerators or freezers
  • Plastic bottles and jugs

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Additional Used Motor Oil Collection Sites

Florence

  • City Fire Station*, West Palmetto Street
  • City Fire Station*, South Edisto Drive
  • City Fire Station*, East Marion Street
  • Advance Auto, 860 South Irby Street
  • Advance Auto, 1802 West Evans Street
  • Advance Auto, 3217 West Palmetto Street
  • Auto Zone, 830 South Irby Street
  • Jiffy Lube, 2189 West Evans Street
  • Jiffy Lube, 815 South Irby Street
  • Jiffy Lube, 3206 Pine Needles Road
  • Tractor Supply Company, 2590 South Irby Street
  • Walmart Tire and Lube Express Center, 230 North Beltline Drive
  • Walmart Tire and Lube Express Center, 2014 South Irby Street

Lake City

  • Advance Auto, 245 North Ron McNair Boulevard
  • Auto Zone, 215 South Ron McNair Boulevard

NOTE: Sites marked with an asterisk (*) also accept used oil filters.
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