Darlington County Environmental Services - Recycling
1 Public Square, Room 210
Darlington, South Carolina 29532
Phone: (843) 398-4888
Recycling Department Function
To provide an everyday convenient living for the citizens of Darlington County to
recycle and dispose of household garbage as well as yard debris. We have thirteen
recycling centers located throughout Darlington County. Each of the recycling centers
has containers for newspaper, plastic bottles, cardboard, household garbage. Etc.
We do not at this time accept tires at the recycling centers.
Tires must be drop off at the landfill.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q. Where are the recycling centers located? When are the centers
A. Provided below in the Additional Information is a map, a listing of all the recycling
centers, and hours of operation for each center.
Q. Does Darlington Recycling Centers accept paint?
A. Yes. Only unusable paint that is completely dry may be taken to a recycling center.
Let liquid paint air dry or fill can with kitty litter, sand or soil.
Q. How should I prepare recyclables?
A. Plastic, glass and metal cans should be rinsed, and cardboard boxes should be
Q. What to do with a mix load, such as trash, wood, glass,
A. In order to accept a mix load you must separate theitems to be disposed of.
Q. What if I have a hot load?
A. Before dumping a hot load it must be completely out. Hot load can and will cause
fire in the landfill.
It's The Law!
- All loads of trash or yard waste must be secured
and covered by a tarp during transit to prevent litter. For more information, contact
the Litter Control Coordinator at(843) 398-4011.
- To report illegal dumping, call (843) 398-4011.
Used Motor Oil Collection
Used motor oil, oil filters and empty motor oil bottles are frequently disposed
improperly. One gallon of used motor oil poured on the ground or in a sewer system
can contaminate as much as 1 million gallons of water.. often the very water we
To make proper disposal easy and convenient, containers for used motor oil, oil
filters and oil bottles can be found throughout Darlington County.
USED MOTOR OIL MUST BE RECYCLED IN SOUTH CAROLINA
Items Recycled in Darlington County