Special Collection Events

Special Collection Events
The County hosts Special Collection Events to manage special materials such as household hazardous waste, medications, shredding, and electronics. Collection events are held at either of the two Public Works Sites, not at County Convenience Centers.

Christmas "Grinding of the Greens" Event

December 24 - Saturday, January 10, 2015
Bring your tree to any County Convenience Center, Yard Waste Bin
For Locations check www.bcgov.net/recycle or call 843 255 2734
See [ Grinding of the Greens.pdf ] for complete details
All County Yard Waste is Converted to Boiler Fuels for Energy

Electronics Recycling & Paper Shredding Events

The Electronics Recycling & Paper Shredding contract expired and is in the process of being re-bid.  New dates will be posted when available.

Televisions under 32" may be taken to Best Buy.  Working computers may be taken to Good Will.

For more information about these events you may call Carol Murphy, the County Recycling Coordinator, at (843) 255-2734

Household Hazardous Waste & Medicine Cabinet Cleanouts

March 7, 2015 - Saturday 9-3
Bluffton Public Works Site, 9 Benton Field Rd., off Burnt Church Road

May 2, 2015 - Saturday 9-3,
Shanklin Public Works Site, 140 Shanklin Rd., off Hwy 21 near the Marine Corps Air Station

For Information regarding Hazardous Waste please see our brochure.