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    • Economic Benefits of Recycling 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2008-03)
      This document explains the economic benefits of recycling and it's role in South Carolina.
    • Environmental Benefits of Recycling 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2011-03)
      This document explains the environmental benefits of recycling and it's role in South Carolina.
    • Environmental careers 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2009-04)
      This sheet examines environmental careers in general and specific careers available at DHEC.
    • Frequently Asked Recycling Questions 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2008-09)
      This document answers frequently asked questions about recycling automotive and household products.
    • Garbage 101 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2011-04-13)
      This paper answers the questions: How much garbage do we make, where does the garbage go, what’s in our garbage?
    • Green Travel Tips 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (2009-06)
      This document provides green travel tips to help reduce waste, conserve natural resources. and lessen the environmental impact of trips.
    • Hazardous Household Products 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (2008-08)
      This document provides details on hazardous household products with details on identification of these products, associated dangers, and management.
    • How landfills work 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2011-03-17)
      Class 3 landfill is a scientifically engineered facility built into or on the ground that is designed to hold and isolate waste from the environment. Federal and state regulations strictly govern the location, design, ...
    • Illegal Dumping 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (2010-04)
      This document provides information on illegal dumping including related issues and proper waste management.
    • Landfills 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2011-03-17)
      This paper explains what landfills are and has a map of permitted landfills in South Carolina.
    • Landfills : frequently asked questions 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (South Carolina State Library, 2011-03-17)
      Here are some typically asked questions about Class 3 landfills.
    • Natural Resources 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (2010-03)
      This document provides information on natural resources including renewable and nonrenewable resources, related challenges, and resource recovery.
    • Open Burning 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (2009-09)
      This document provides information on open burning including associated risks, local burning ordinances, and suggested alternatives.
    • Pay-As-You-Throw 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (2009-05)
      This document provides details on Pay-As-You-Throw, a solid waste management program that charges residents for the garbage they throw away.
    • Recycling 101 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (2011-03)
      This document provides information on recycling such as where and what to recycle, how it works, and why it is important.
    • Recycling 102 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (2011-03)
      This document provides information on recycling such as South Carolina's recycling and waste reduction goals, SC's current MSW recycling rate, oil recycling, and total solid waste recycled.
    • Residential Recycling: Back to the Basics 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (2009-04)
      This document provides information on residential recycling basics and includes a residential recycling guide.
    • The Facts About Groundwater 

      South Carolina Bureau of Water (South Carolina State Library, 2001-05)
      This document explains facts about groundwater including it's use a drinking source, resource, and prevention of contamination.
    • The Facts About Lead in Drinking Water 

      South Carolina Bureau of Water (South Carolina State Library, 2001-05)
      This document provides facts about lead in drinking water including dangers and treatment, lead testing, and lead removal from water.
    • Used Motor Oil Recycling 

      South Carolina Office of Solid Waste Reduction and Recycling (2011-04)
      This document provides information on used motor oil recycling including why it is important, the S.C. Solid Waste Policy and Management Act of 1991, and what happens to the oil after recycling.