Recycling

Important Recycling Information

  • Manufacturer's are stepping up efforts to comply with the new e-waste law and offer new recylcing opportunities for customers. Click her for more info.
  • DHEC's new E-cycle web page is familiarizing residents, businesses, and local governments with the new e-scrap rules.
  • Bagged recyclables will NO LONGER be picked up.
  • All recyclable materials must be placed inside the recycle cart UNBAGGED.
  • Recyclable carts will be serviced every Thursday using our automated arm trucks.
  • Please put the cart curbside with the arrows facing toward the street.
  • A list of recyclable materials is imprinted on the lid of the cart.
  • We CANNOT recycle Styrofoam.
  • There is no fee for either the cart or the pickup of recyclables.
  • Every item we recycle results in savings not only to our Town but to the environment as well.
  • If the Town has not already delivered one to you, you can request a recycle cart by calling (843) 913-6360 or by sending an email to publicworks@surfsidebeach.org. Be sure to include your name and property address.

Did you know that Best Buy accepts most any electric or electronic item FREE for recycling? They impose a $25 fee for certain tube TV's and monitors, but everything else is free...just drop it off at the store. Games, CD's, cell phones, laptops, and a lot more. Check out their recycling webpage at: www.BestBuy.com/recycle