I noticed something wrong on my recycling bin the other day, and an email to Charleston County Recycling confirmed it — this info was out of date.

It says, “No Packaging Boxes (i.e. cereal, laundry, or soda can boxes)”, noting that cardboard can be taken to drop site. Because my bins were made before February 2007, when Charleston County Recycling began accepting paperboard packaging curbside, it has incorrect information (newer bins have bin updated).

We need all you Charleston Greenies to continue telling friends, family, and neighbors that paperboard CAN be recycled curbside right here in Charleston County. It is important for everyone to know this, because it is used everywhere in our lives. With a little eduction, we can take a big chunk out of what we’re sending to the landfill.

Paperboard information on Go Green:



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