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Recycling Convenience Centers
& Dropsite Locations


Download a list of the Charleston County Convenience Centers & Dropsite Locations.


Hours of Operation

Bees Ferry Convenience Center (staffed center):
1344 Bees Ferry Road, 29414
Open 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily
Except Sundays, open 1 - 6 p.m.
(843) 763-8564

Charleston County Recycling Center  (staffed center)
13 Romney Street, 29403 (downtown Charleston)
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed Saturday and Sunday

All Other Convenience Centers (staffed centers):
Open 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily
Except Wednesdays and Sundays, open 1 - 6 p.m.

What can be recycled at a convenience center or drop site location?

All convenience centers and dropsite locations accept standard household recyclables, including glass, plastic #1-7, aluminum & steel cans, paper, magazines, paperboard, and corrugated cardboard. For a complete list of items accepted, please click here.

All convenience centers also accept electronics, tires, used motor oil and oil filters, electronics and paint and offer recycling bins. Please refer to the legend below to locate the proper convenience center or drop site location for the material you are looking to dispose of:

  Staffed convenience center, accepts standard household recyclables (glass, plastic #1-7, aluminum & steel cans, paper, magazines, paperboard, and corrugated cardboard), household hazardous waste, used motor and cooking oil, corrugated cardboard, used electronics, computers and tvs, and tires (excluding Charleston County Recycling Center at 13 Romney Street).
  Dropsite location, accepts standard household recyclables, including glass, plastic #1-7, aluminum & steel cans, paper, magazines, paperboard, and corrugated cardboard.
  Accepts corrugated cardboard
  Accepts household hazardous waste (paint, pesticides, fertilizers, batteries, CFL
  Accepts used motor and cooking oil
  Accepts used electronics, computers, and tvs
  Accepts used tires
  22-gallon recycling bins available. To find out how you can get a recycling roll cart, please call (843) 720-7111.

Convenience Centers located at Awendaw, McClellanville, Edisto, Hollywood, Adams Run, Wadmalaw and Bees Ferry are staffed centers and will accept: hazardous household materials, CFL light bulbs, yard waste, tires, paint, motor oil, car batteries, battery acid, NiCad batteries, scrap metal, appliances, household batteries, fluorescent tubes, cooking oil, old gasoline, antifreeze and propane tanks (caps on propane tanks must be unscrewed and removed).

Please note the Recycling Center, located downtown at 13 Romney Street, is not a full service convenience center. Yard waste, tires, scrap metal, appliances and propane tanks are not accepted at the Recycling Center. If you have any questions, contact customer service at (843) 720-7111.

Dropsite locations are un-manned. The following items are accepted at a recycling dropsite: all paper, cardboard, plastics #1-7, aluminum & steel cans and glass.

For a complete list of items recycled by Charleston County, see the Recyclable Materials list.


Charleston Peninsula

Charleston County Recycling Center
13 Romney Street, 29403
(843) 720-7111

Joe Riley Stadium (Riverdogs)
360 Fishburn St., 29403

Morris Sokol Furniture
33 Woolfe St., 29403

529 King Street, 29403
Behind Dixie Furniture

The Citadel
171 Moultrie Street, 29403

MUSC Harper Wellness Center
45 Courtenay Street, 29401
(off Bee Street behind Wellness Center)

Charleston City Marina
17 Lockwood Dr, 29401

Charleston County Main Library
68 Calhoun Street, 29401

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Awendaw and McClellanville

          Maxville Road Convenience Center
          6380 Maxville Road, 29429
          (843) 928-3860

          River Road Convenience Center
          1775 River Road, 29458
          (843) 887-3970

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East Cooper

Mount Pleasant
          Berkeley Electric Co-Op
          3745 Highway 17N at White Hall Road, 29464

          Mount Pleasant Town Hall
          100 Ann Edwards Lane, 29464

          Whipple Road
        at the Recreation Complex

          East Cooper Medical Center
          2000 Hospital Drive, 29464

          East Cooper Service Center
          1189 Sweetgrass Basket Pkwy, 29466

          K-Mart Shopping Center
          1120 Bowman Road, Hwy 17 N, 29466

Isle of Palms

          Wild Dunes Convention Center
          5803 Palmetto Drive, 29451

          Fire Station #1
          1174 Palmetto Drive, 29451

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Folly Beach

Bert's Red and White parking lot
202 East Ashley Avenue, 29439

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Wadmalaw, Edisto Island, Hollywood, Adams Run and Ravenel

Edisto Island
          Edisto Convenience Center
          2844 Highway 174, 29438
         (843) 869-2917

          Wadmalaw Convenience Center

          1558 Liberia Road, 29487
          (843) 559-0841

          Hollywood Convenience Center

          5305 Highway 165, 29449
          (843) 889-3134

           Baptist Hill Middle/High School
          5117 Baptist Hill Rd, 29449

          St. Paul's Service Center
          5962 Highway 165, 29470

Adams Run
          Adams Run Convenience Center

          8326 Old Jacksonboro Road, 29426
          (843) 889-9795

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James Island

1738 Signal Point Road, 29412
(843) 795-9060

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Johns Island

St. John’s High School
1518 Main Road, 29455

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North Charleston

Charleston Air Force Base
100 W. Stewart Ave & Arthur Drive, 29404

Snyder Party Rental
3875 Meeting Street, 29405

Charleston County Public Services Building
4045 Bridge View Drive, 29405

Park Circle
Center of Circle, 29405

Trident Technical College
7000 Rivers Ave., 29406

Cross County Road Fire Station
7270A Cross County Road, 29418

Charleston County Library
6325 Dorchester Road, 29418

Fox Music Parking Lot
3005 West Montague Avenue, 29418

North Charleston Coliseum
5001 Coliseum Dr., 29418
(Directly behind coliseum building off W. Montague)

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West Ashley

Bees Ferry Road Convenience Center
1344 Bees Ferry Road, 29414
(843) 763-8564

Cisco's Parking Lot
1114 Sam Rittenburg Boulevard, 29407
(Restaurant now closed)

Food Lion Shopping Center
65 Sycamore Ave., 29407

1023 Wappoo Road
Off Sam Rittenberg Blvd., 29407





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