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Beaufort County Recycling Programs
Beaufort, City of Beaufort County Port Royal, Town of Town of Bluffton County Recycling Coordinator

Current Event

Electronics Recycling & Paper Shredding Event

May 17, 2014 - Saturday 9-3

  • Shanklin Public Works Site, 140 Shanklin Rd., off Hwy 21 near the Marine Corps Air Station AND
  • Bluffton Public Works Site, 9 Benton Field Rd., off Burnt Church Road

Household Hazardous Waste & Medicine Cabinet Cleanouts

April 26, 2014 - Saturday 9-3

  • HILTON HEAD RESIDENT EVENT (Through the Town of Hilton Head) - Electronics and Household Hazardous Waste will be collected at this event. This event will take place on Summit Drive at the Fire Station.

May 3, 2014 - Saturday 9-3

  • Shanklin Public Works Site, 140 Shanklin Rd., off Hwy 21 near the Marine Corps Air Station

Beaufort, City of 

Contact: Isiah Smalls
Mailing address: PO Drawer 1167, Beaufort, SC 29901
Phone: (843) 525-7054
Fax: (843) 525-7095
Web: 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: Carol Murphy
Location and mailing address: 120 Shanklin Rd., Beaufort, SC 29906
Phone: (843) 255-2734
Fax: (843) 255-9480
Web site: Beaufort County Solid Waste and Recycling
Brochure: Beaufort County Recycles!

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.

 
     

Staffed Drop-off Site

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

HOURS: Monday - Sunday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

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 Dr., Hilton Head Island -- Phone: (843) 681-3731

HOURS: Monday - Sunday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

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

  • Shanklin Center, 80 Shanklin Rd., Beaufort -- Phone: (843) 255-2776

HOURS: Monday - Sunday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

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

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

HOURS: Monday - Sunday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

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
  • 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

  • Gate Center, 130 Castle Rock Rd., Beaufort -- Phone: (843) 525-4025

HOURS: Monday - Sunday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

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 Rd., St. Helena Island -- Phone: (843) 838-8309

HOURS: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 6 a.m. - 11 a.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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

  • Cuffy Center, 152 Cuffy Rd., St. Helena -- Phone: (843) 838-8310

HOURS: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 6 a.m - 11 a.m., Saturday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

SITE COLLECTS:

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

 

Staffed Drop-off Site

  • Lobeco Center, 6 Keans Neck Rd., Lobeco -- Phone: (843) 846-3968

HOURS: Monday - Sunday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

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

  • Big Estate Center, 63 Big Estate Rd. -- Phone: (843) 846-4293

HOURS: Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

SITE COLLECTS:

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

 

Staffed Drop-off Site

  • Sheldon Center, 208 Johnson Rd., Sheldon -- Phone: (843) 846-4731

HOURS: Tuesday and Thursday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

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 Rd., Pritchardville -- Phone: (843) 757-1521

HOURS: Monday - Sunday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

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 Ave., 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 St.
  • Advance Auto, 54 Robert Smalls Pkwy.
  • Walmart Tire and Lube Express Center, 350 Robert Smalls Pkwy.

Bluffton

  • Advance Auto, 1180 Fording Island Rd.
  • Auto Zone, 1005 Fording Island Rd.

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 Dr.

Port Royal

  • Advance Auto, 1501 S. Ribaut Rd.

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