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Curbside Collection


Waste Industries Customers:

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Advanced Disposal Customers:

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General Information on Curbside Collection

Residential curbside garbage is available in all areas of Lexington County through franchise area service providers. To establish service or to inquire about collection containers, please check the Service Area Map and contact the appropriate provider directly. For clarification of your franchise area, please call Solid Waste Management at (803) 755-3325.


Recycling bins are automatically provided at no charge in all areas of the county to residents that have curbside service. For detailed information, please refer to the links above.


Accepted for Recycling (remove food debris and liquids)


    - Aluminum cans (rinse, do not flatten)

    - Steel cans and lids (rinse, do not flatten, place lids inside cans) 

Glass bottles, jugs and jars (rinse, remove caps)


    - Frozen dinner trays (rinse)

    - Orange juice and milk cartons (rinse and leave cap off)

    - Plastic baskets

    - Plastic bottles, jugs and jars (rinse, do not flatten, leave caps on)

    - Plastic trays

    - Yogurt and butter containers (rinse)

Empty aerosol cans  


    - Cardboard boxes (flattened)

    - Envelopes with plastic windows

    - Magazines

    - Newspapers and inserts

    - Office paper and junk mail

    - Paperboard boxes (flattened)

    - Paper bags

    - Pizza boxes

    - Phone books


Not Accepted

- Electronics (accepted at retail stores, Edmund Landfill, during annual recycling events)

- Fluorescent bulbs (accepted at retail stores, Collection Centers, Edmund Landfill)

- Plastic bags and plastic film & packaging (accepted at retail stores)

- Scrap Metal (accepted at Recycling and Collection Centers)

- Styrofoam



Curbside Requirement Waiver

Franchise Curbside Collection Program participants are required to place their roll cart at the curbside of the nearest public or private road/street/highway on the specified collection day. Participants who have a verifiable medical or physical disability that prevents them from doing so may submit a completed Medical/Physical Disability Verification Form to the Director of Solid Waste Management to request a waiver. With an approved waiver, the Franchise Service Provider will collect the roll cart containing from a designated location adjacent to the house at the curbside rate.


Franchise Service Providers

Waste Industries
7800 Farrow Road
Columbia, SC 29203
Phone: (803) 935-0249
Fax: (803) 935-0244
Advanced Disposal
49 Palmetto Court
Gaston, SC 29053
Phone: (803) 256-7276
Fax: (803) 748-9696

The franchise agreement between these service providers and Lexington County recognizes each New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day as holidays. No collection occurs on these holidays.

Questions regarding residential solid waste collection should be directed to the service provider or the Lexington County Office of Solid Waste Management at 803-755-3325.


Service Area Maps/Schedule

Please see chart below for monthly curbside collection rates; please contact your provider for specific questions.
 Service ProviderMonthly RateScheduled Pickup Map
 Advanced Disposal

Curbside - $15.95/mo.

Backyard - $30.45/mo.


 Area 1
 Advanced DisposalCurbside - $15.95/mo.

Backyard - $30.45/mo.


 Area 2
 Waste Industries

Curbside - $16.15/mo.

Backyard - $32.30/mo.


Area 3
  Advanced DisposalCurbside - $15.95/mo.

Backyard - $30.45/mo.

Area 4
  Advanced DisposalCurbside - $15.95/mo.

Backyard - $30.45/mo.


Area 5
  Advanced DisposalCurbside - $23.50/mo.

Backyard - $47.00/mo.

Area 6
  Advanced DisposalCurbside - $20.25/mo.

Backyard - $40.50/mo.


Area 7