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Recycling News and Events

 

TIRE COLLECTION & RECYCLING

- Do your part to properly dispose of used tires -

 

2017 Event Schedule & Information

    Next Event: 

 APRIL - GREEN IS CLEAN MONTH

    8th - Community Recycling - Chapin
         Electronic Recycling and Scrap Metal Collection
                     (United Methodist Church)

    22nd - Backyard Garden Day            
         Compost and Compost Bin SALE
                      (Red Bank Crossing Shopping Market,
                        Lexington)

    29th - Recycle Day
         Electronic Recycling, Household Hazardous Waste
         Collection, Paper Shredding, Used Shoe Collection
                       (White Knoll High School, Lexington)

                

COOKING OIL RECYCLING   

 

Recycling Information

 

Lexington County Recycling Brochure 

(recyclable items, curbside recycling, recycle locations and hours, For Sale - compost, mulch, compost bin) 

 

Curbside Recycling Collection

(See RC DIRTY DZN, for items NOT to be placed in Curbside rollcarts)

  

Recycling at Collection and Recycling Centers   

(11 Lexington County Centers)

       

Lexington County - Green Is Clean Month

 

Organics (clean wood and clippings) Recycling

 

* Backyard Composting

 

Some Harder to Recycle Items

(see also the Lexington County Recycling Brochure for more complete list)

 

Anti-Freeze and Cooking Oil Recycling

 

Used Motor Oil Recycling  
 

Books - Hard Cover (only reusable books accepted)
- very outdated books can still be recycled by removing the hardcovers and putting the contents of the book in the Newspaper/magazine container.
 
(accepted at the Bush River Collection Center)

 

Carpet and Carpet Padding & Foam

 

Cooking Oil

 

Electronics Recycling 

(accepted at Edmund Landfill, and scheduled events) 

 

FLUORESCENT BULB (CFL) accepted at:

- All eleven Collection and Recycle Centers and Edmund Landfill

- Home Improvement Retail Stores @ CFL Recycling area

 

Mattress

(accepted at Edmund Landfill)

 

Paint & Pesticides

(accepted during Household Hazardous Waste events (HHW), see Lexington County Event Information and Schedule sheet) 

 

Prescription Medication

 

Tires

(accepted at Edmund Landfill and selected Collection & Recycle Centers)   

 

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