The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control has several programs that publish information about recycling, including the Division of Mining and Solid Waste Management, S.C. Smart Business Recycling Program and Green Hospitality Program. Topics include business recycling, K-12 school recycling, local government recycling, and unwanted medications.

Recent Submissions

  • Do your part! : Manage & Store Waste Tires Properly 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-03)
    This brochure discusses requirements for tire haulers and processors, what I can do as a resident and what I should do as a business when storing tires.
  • I want you to color this recycling poster coloring book 

    South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2017-03)
    The Recycle Guys are the centerpiece of a comprehensive education campaign developed by DHEC’s Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling to promote recycling in South Carolina. This coloring book is based on a series ...
  • Star recyclers : an out-of-this-world recycling activity book 

    South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2017-03)
    This children's activity and coloring book explains the importance of recycling.
  • School of recycling 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04)
    1.20 pounds of material is recycled per person per day in the state. In FY16, each South Carolinian recycled 439 pounds of material. 1,094,569 tons of paper, aluminum cans, plastic bottles and other material were recycled ...
  • South Carolina Solid Waste Management annual report fiscal year 2016 

    South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2016)
    DHEC is required to publish an annual report based in part on information that counties and solid waste facilities are required to provide. This report reflects solid waste management activities in fiscal year and includes: ...
  • South Carolina State Agencies & Colleges/Universities RECYCLING & BUYING RECYCLED Annual Report Fiscal Year 2016 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2016)
    This report provides an overview of the recycling and buying recycled activities of state agencies and colleges/universities for fiscal year 2016
  • RECYCLE YOUR CARPET : QUICK AND EASY INSTRUCTIONS FOR RECYCLING CARPET AND PADDING IN LEXINGTON COUNTY 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-11)
    This brochure describes the kinds of carpeting accepted and not accepted at the Lexington County landfill. It also gives the address of the landfill.
  • Solid Waste Permitting Coverage for Class 3 Landfills 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016-10)
    This is a map showing the location of solid waste landfills in South Carolina.
  • 2017 GREENWOOD COUNTY RECYCLING COLLECTION SCHEDULE 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Greenwood County Public Works Department (South Carolina State Library, 2016-10)
    This is a calendar of the recycling collection days for Greenwood County in 2017.
  • WHAT CAN BE RECYCLED IN CHEROKEE COUNTY? 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2016)
    This sheet describes the kinds of items that are accepted at Cherokee County recycling centers. It also gives the addresses of the drop-off sites.

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