Sumter County Recycling Locations

Sumter County

County Recycling Coordinator: Karen Hyatt
Location and Mailing Address: 1289 N. Main Street, Sumter, SC 29150
Phone: (803) 436-2241
Fax: (803) 436-2245
Website: Sumter County Recycling Web Page

Staffed County Drop-Off Sites

1. 3995 Pinewood Road, Sumter

2. 2860 Queens Chapel Road, Sumter

3. 800 Pleasant Grove Road, Lynchburg

4. 4620 Cane Savannah Road, Sumter

5. 113 Ranier Boulevard, Sumter

6. 2680 Stamey Livestock Road, Sumter

7. 815 Bethel Church Road, Sumter

8. 60 Alligator Branch Road

9. 3665 Spencer Road, Sumter

Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, 7AM - 7PM; Sunday, 1:30PM - 7PM


  • Aluminum - foil, pie pans
  • Antifreeze (ONLY accepted at Alligator Branch Road location)
  • Appliances, large - refrigerators, washers, dryers
  • Athletic shoes (no metal, cleats, spikes, sandals, pumps, dress shoes, or boots)
  • Batteries, lead-acid - car, truck boat
  • Cans - aluminum, steel
  • Cardboard
  • Cell phones
  • Cooking oil (ONLY accepted at Rainaire Road, Bethel Church Road, Stamey Livestock Road, and Cane Savannah Road locations)
  • Farmer oil (ONLY accepted at Alligator Branch Road and Spencer Road locations)
  • Fluorescent bulbs (8 ft. or smaller)
  • Furniture
  • Glass bottles and jars (brown, green, clear)
  • Oil/gas mixture (ONLY accepted at Bethel Church Road location)
  • Paper (newspaper and inserts)
  • Plastic bottles and jugs (#1- #7)
  • Scrap metals
  • Tires (limit 5 per visit)
  • Used motor oil, filters and bottles
  • Yard trimmings (ONLY accepted on Saturday and Sunday)

10. Sumter County Landfill , 2185 East Brewington Road

Hours: Monday - Saturday, 7:30AM - 4PM


  • Household electronics - televisions, computers, computer monitors, printers and other electronic equipment
  • Ink/toner cartridges
  • Pallets
  • Tires
  • Used motor oil, filters and bottles

Electronics, household (E-scrap - televisions, computers, computer monitors, printers and other electronic equipment as well as ink/toner cartridges) - Sumter County will collect e-scrap on the first Saturday of each month at the Sumter County Public Works Department located at 1289 North Main Street. For more information, call 436-2241. In addition, e-scrap is not accepted at the Sumter County Recycling Centers, but is accepted at the Sumter County Landfill. See above for details.

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Sumter, City of

Contact:Randolph Paige
Location: 301 East Liberty Street, Sumter, SC 29150
Mailing Address: PO Box 1449, Sumter, SC 29151
Phone: (803) 436-2558
Fax: (803) 436-2626
Website: City of Sumter Recycling Web Page


  • Cans - aluminum, steel
  • Cardboard
  • Glass bottles and jars - brown, green, clear
  • Paper - newspaper and inserts
  • Plastic bottles and jugs - #1, #2

Drop-Off Site

303 East Liberty Street (at rear of complex)

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8AM - 4PM


  • Used motor oil

Note: Program available for schools and businesses.

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Additional Used Motor Oil Collection Sites

Shaw Air Force Base

  • Recycling Center*
  • Hobby Shop*
  • Advance Auto, 5710 Broad Street Extension.


  • Advance Auto, 510 Broad Street
  • Advance Auto, 1775 Highway 15 South
  • Auto Zone, 1255 Pocalla Road
  • Auto Zone, 462 Broad Street
  • Guignard Road, Central Carolina Technical Building* 
  • City Public Works, 60 Myrtle Beach Highway*
  • S.E. Chemical & Solvent Co., 755 Ind. Road
  • Walmart Tire and Lube Express Center, 1283 Broad Street

Note: An asterisk (*) means the site also accepts used oil filters and motor oil bottles.

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