City Recycling Event

City of Greenville Shredding and E-Waste Recycling Event, Aug. 22nd
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By 106.3 WORD

Mark the calendar for August 22nd... when The City of Greenville will host its' fall Shredding and E-Waste Recycling Event. 

Citizens can have a limited number of sensitive documents destroyed for free and dispose of a limited number of unwanted electronics. 

The first come, first served event will be held Saturday, August 22nd from 9am to Noon at the Public Works Campus, 475 Fairforest Way. 

Due to COVID-19, masks will be required. 

Click here to view information on the City's website.

Phone:  864-467-8300

Recovery of U.S. municipal solid waste for recycling from 1960 to 2017


Press Release from the City of Greenville below:

The City of Greenville will hold its fall Shredding & E-Waste Recycling Event this Saturday, August 22 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Public Works campus, located at 475 Fairforest Way. At this free event, citizens can dispose of unwanted electronics and have their sensitive documents destroyed and recycled securely.

 All paper to be shredded must be bagged or boxed, and each person is limited to three large trash bags or three small boxes of paper. Three shredding trucks will be onsite and it will be first-come, first-served until they are full.

 City residents and businesses can also drop off the following items for free during this special event: TVs, computer monitors, keyboards, mice, wires, circuit boards, CPUs, scanners and printers. There is a limit of 10 electronic items per person. 

 Due to COVID-19 safety protocols, masks will be required and attendees should be prepared to unload their own items. For more information, visit or call 467-8300.





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