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Lexington County Electronic Recycling & Paper Shredding Event - September

Lexington County, SC - Lexington County residents will have the opportunity to recycle electronics and shred paper documents on Saturday, September 9, 2017, in Swansea from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

This event is being hosted by the County of Lexington Solid Waste Management Department in partnership with Keep the Midlands Beautiful and the Pelion High School US Army Junior ROTC.

When: Saturday, September 9, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

Where: 538 Martin Neese Road (Lexington County – Southeast Collection and Recycle Center), Swansea

Paper Shredding will be performed on site. Residents will be limited to 5 boxes or bags.

The following electronics* will be accepted for recycling from Lexington County residents only:

-Computers (laptops, monitors, CPU’s, keyboards)


-Printers / Copiers / scanners

-VCR and DVD Players

-Fax Machines

-Cell Phones / Telephone Systems

-Household electronics including stereo’s, Radio’s, PDA’s and Electronic Game Systems

*Electronic Waste (computers/monitors, printers/copiers, TVs, cell phones) must be recycled and not placed in the garbage in accordance with the SC Code of Law, 48-60-05 et seq. Residents shall keep electronics intact for the purpose of recycling. Electronic waste must have been generated from a residence within Lexington County for this event; commercial waste will not be accepted. Please, no refrigeration units of any kind.

Electronics are always accepted at the Edmund Landfill, 498 Landfill Lane, Lexington.

For more information and future recycling dates, please visit the Lexington County Solid Waste Management website at or contact us at (803) 785-3340.

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