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

  • Green resource index 2019 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2019-01)
    This publication is designed to help business, industry, local government and others locate: recyclers and users of your by-products; equipment to help minimize your waste; services to help you become more environmentally ...
  • Recycle right Kershaw County : 2020 calendar 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Kershaw County Recycling Convenience Centers (South Carolina State Library, 2019-11)
    This calendar gives locations and information for recycling centers in Kershaw County as well as a list of items accepted at the centers.
  • So where can you recycle tires? 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Marion County Environmental Services (South Carolina State Library, 2020-01)
    This brochure gives the location of tire recycling centers in Marion County.
  • Recycle your tires : a guide for Clarendon County residents 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Clarendon County Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2020-01)
    This brochure explains tire recycling in Clarendon County and lists the addresses and contact information for the various recycling centers.
  • Scrap tire sustainability plan 

    South Carolina Division of Mining & Solid Waste Management (South Carolina State Library, 2019-12)
    This plan has been developed as a road map for giving consideration to all possible realistic solutions for improving scrap tire management in South Carolina and the region. The S.C. Scrap Tire Sustainability Plan has ...
  • What to recycle in Chesterfield County 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03)
    This sheet shows what items can be recycled in Chesterfield County and the addresses and hours of operation of the various recycling centers in the county.
  • South Carolina Solid Waste Management annual report fiscal year 2018 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2018)
    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 and includes: the amount ...
  • What and where to recycle in Chesterfield County 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03)
    This document lists the items that can be recycled at the Williamsburg County Recycling Centers. Included is a map of center locations in the county.
  • Newberry County recycling 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10)
    This document lists the items that can be recycled at the Newberry County Recycling Center. Included are signs such as "metal only, glass only, furniture, etc." that can be copied and used in designated areas.
  • Williamsburg County Recycling Center 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10)
    This document lists the items that can be recycled at the Williamsburg County Recycling Center. Included are signs such as "scrap metal, no commercial dumping, tires only, etc." that can be copied and used in designated areas.
  • Single-stream residential recycling program 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10)
    This brochure explains single-stream recycling and answers FAQs about recycling in Greenwood County.
  • 2019 Greenwood County recycling collection schedule 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Greenwood County (S.C.). Public Works Department (South Carolina State Library, 2018-09)
    This calendar lists collection days in 2019 for recycled items in Greenwood County. It also lists Greenwood County holidays.
  • Don't wreck the environment : recycling used motor oil is easy in Anderson County 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control; Anderson County (S.C.). Solid Waste & Environmental Enforcement (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10)
    This chart gives locations of oil recycling centers in Anderson County. It also gives tips on proper maintenance of your car.
  • What can be recycled in Abbeville County? 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-09)
    This sheet gives locations of recycling centers in Abbeville County and lists items that can be recycled there.
  • La docena sucia del reciclaja 12 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-08)
    This is a Spanish language list of 12 items you should never put in a recycling bin or cart.
  • Recycling in S.C. by the numbers in FY 2017 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-05)
    28.7 percent South Carolina's recycling rate ; 1.46 pounds recycled per person per day ; 1.3 million tons of paper, aluminum cans, plastic bottles and other material recycled ; 534 pounds recycled by each South Carolinian ...
  • What to do with waste tires? 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-03)
    This paper gives some options for properly managing waste tires.
  • Construction & demolition debris management 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-01)
    This brochure explains proper management of construction debris. It also lists web addresses for contact and other information.
  • Footnotes : S.C. DHEC newborn screening newsletter 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2018-03)
    These publications will include helpful tips for specimen collection, submission, follow-up contact information for DHEC NBS staff, and an educational section on specific disorders found on the newborn screening panel.
  • Buy recycled! 

    South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (South Carolina State Library, 2017-12)
    The S.C. Solid Waste Policy and Management Act of 1991 (Act) requires colleges/universities to purchase recycled, reusable and recyclable products whenever practical. The Act sets a state goal that 25 percent of purchases ...

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