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Solid Waste and Recycling Office Hours: 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM Monday - Friday

Summerville Phone: (843) 832-0070 Fax: (843) 832-0064

St. George Phone: (843) 563-0070 Fax: (843) 563-0064

Mailing Address & Location: 2120 East Main Street, Dorchester, SC 29437

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 Dorchester County has Composters available for purchase for $30.00 each. 
Please call 843-563-0070 for more information.
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Convenience Sites Hours of Operations

 

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday: 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
Wednesday: Closed
Saturday: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

*Sandy Pines Hours - Tuesday & Thursday 7 am to 6 pm and Saturday 9 am to 5 pm

*Miles Jamison Road Site Hours - Tuesday & Thursday 7 am to 5 pm and Saturday 9 am to 5 pm

 

Convenience Sites are closed for the following Holidays:

New Year's Day - Memorial Day - Fourth of July - Labor Day - Thanksgiving - Christmas

 

Convenience Sites Policy

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What and Where to Recycle

 

Items COLLECTED

WHAT
To  RECYCLE

where to recycle 

 Antifreeze

Antifreeze from Cars & Trucks 

Hwy. 61/Sprucewood, Knightsville, Oakbrook, Ridgeville and St. George Convenience Sites 

Appliances/White Goods (Please take all doors off ANY large appliance) 

Stoves, Refrigerators, Washers & Dryers, Grills and Bicycles...etc.

Oakbrook, Knightsville, Givhans, Sandy Pines and St. George Convenience Sites

Electronics (E-Scrap)

Televisions, Radios, Computers, Monitors, Laptops, Keyboards, Mice (Do Not Cut Cords)

Hwy. 61/Sprucewood and St. George Convenience Sites

Batteries

Rechargeable Batteries, Batteries from Cars, Trucks, Boats, Motorcycles and Mowers

All Convenience Sites except Sandy Pines and Miles Jamison Rd.

Cardboard

Boxes, Paper Bags, and Cereal Boxes (flatten all boxes)

All Convenience Sites: Except Sandy Pines and Miles Jamison Road Sites

Carpet Padding & Cushion Foam

Knightsville & Oakbrook

Construction/Demolition Debris (C & D)

Lumber, Shingles, Windows, Doors, Bricks, Blocks, etc. C&D from Contractors or Commercial Businesses Not Accepted

Sandy Pines, St. George, Givhans, Knightsville and Oakbrook Convenience Sites

Cooking Oil

Used Cooking Oil-Limit 10 gals per visit

All Convenience Sites: Except Sandy Pines, Miles Jamison Road Sites

Farmer Oil

Used Oil from Farm Machinery

Rosinville Convenience Site

Furniture/Brown Goods

Furniture, Mattresses, Box Springs, Sofas, Wooden Swings, etc. Furniture/Brown Goods from Contractors or Commercial Businesses Not Accepted

Oakbrook, Knightsville, Givhans, Sandy Pines and St. George Convenience Sites

Aluminum, Steel Cans

Including lids, NO plastic bags

Oakbrook, Knightsville, Givhans, Hwy 61/Sprucewood and St. George Convenience Sites

Plastic

Bottles, Jars & Jugs (including lids),  NO plastic bags

Oakbrook, Knightsville, Givhans, Hwy 61/Sprucewood and St. George Convenience Sites

Glass

Bottles & Jars (any color including lids), NO plastic bags

Oakbrook, Knightsville, Givhans, Hwy 61/Sprucewood and St. George Convenience Sites

Mixed Paper

Do NOT bag or tie up newspapers and magazines

All Convenience Sites:  Except Sandy Pines and Miles Jamison Road Sites

Oil/Gas Mixture

Old Gasoline/Mixture of Oil and Gas

Knightsville & Hwy. 61/Sprucewood

Tires

Car, Motorcycle, Truck Tires without Rims, (NO OFF Road Tires) ONLY 4 tires per visit

Oakbrook, Knightsville, Givhans, Sandy Pines and St. George Convenience Sites

Used Motor Oil/Filters

Used Motor Oil, Filters and Bottles

All Convenience Sites: Except Sandy Pines and Miles Jamison Road Sites

Yard Debris (No Plastic Bags)

Leaves, Tree Limbs, Shrubs, etc. (Tree Limbs 8-10 inches in diameter & no more than 4ft long) Yard Debris from Contractors or Commercial Businesses not accepted

Sandy Pines & Miles Jamison Rd.  Sites

Household Garbage

Garbage must be bagged (no loose garbage accepted)

All Convenience Sites: Except Sandy Pines and Miles Jamison Road Sites

Textiles

Clothing, Linens, Hats, Shoes, etc.

Oakbrook, Knightsville, St. George & Hwy 61/Sprucewood Convenience Sites

*Please Note* Plastic Bags, wrap, and film can be recycled at most grocery stores and large retailers such as BI-LO, Publix, Target, Walmart, Home Depot & Lowes

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