Recycle your old electronics next weekend
Get a new TV or laptop for Christmas? Congrats! But what do you do with your old busted one? Electronic waste like computers, monitors, printers, copiers, TVs and cell phones must be recycled and not placed in the garbage in accordance with state law.
Lexington County residents will have the opportunity to recycle electronics and shred paper documents from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 7 at the Cayce City Hall, 1800 12th St. Extension.
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
Electronics are always accepted at the Lexington County Edmund Landfill, 498 Landfill Ln, Lexington Paper Shredding will be performed on site. Residents will be limited to 5 boxes or bags
Residents should 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. No refrigeration units of any kind will be accepted.
More information and future recycling dates is available via the Lexington County Solid Waste Management website or by calling (803) 785-3340.