Cherokee County Recycling Locations

Cherokee County

County Recycling Coordinator: Gaylan Pennington
Location and Mailing Address: 1602 OverBrook Dr. Gaffney, SC 29341
Phone: (864) 487-2760
Fax: (864) 487-6231
Website: http://www.cherokeecountysc.com/id28.html

Staffed County Recycling Center

1602 Overbrook Drive, Gaffney 29341 (Drive-thru service with attendants to unload materials)
Hours: Monday - Friday,  7:30AM - 7PM; Saturday, 8AM - 1PM; CLOSED Sunday

CENTER COLLECTS:

  • Aluminum foil
  • Batteries, lead-acid - car, truck, boat
  • Books
  • Cans - aluminum, steel
  • Cardboard
  • Household electronics - televisions, computers, computer monitors, printers and other electronic equipment (fee may apply)
  • Glass - brown, green, clear
  • Mixed paper - newspaper and inserts, magazines, office paper
  • Oil/gasoline mixtures
  • Paperboard - cereal boxes, shoe boxes
  • Plastic bottles and jugs - #1, #2
  • Telephone books
  • Tires
  • Used motor oil, filters and bottles

 

County Landfill

192 Lemuel's Road, entrance to the landfill, Gaffney 29340
Hours: Monday - Saturday, 7:30AM - 4:30PM; CLOSED Sunday

LANDFILL COLLECTS:

  • Aluminum - cans, foil
  • Appliances, large - refrigerators, washers, dryers
  • Household electronics - televisions, computers, computer monitors, printers and other electronic equipment (fee may apply)
  • Mixed paper - newspaper and inserts, magazines, office paper
  • Plastic bottles - #1, #2
  • Scrap metal
  • Steel cans
  • Tires
  • Used motor oil, filters and bottles

Note: Located just inside the gate of the landfill entrance are additional containers for tires. Call (864) 487-2760 or (864) 487-2537 for more information.

 

Unstaffed County Drop-Off Sites

1. Antioch Fire Department, 937 Antioch Road at Elm Street, Blacksburg 29702

3. Blacksburg Fire Department, 103 E. Cherokee Street, Blacksburg 29702

4. Broad River Electric, 811 Hamrick Street, Gaffney 29340

5. Buffalo Fire Department, 137 Blackwell Road, Blacksburg 29702

6. Cherokee County Courthouse, 125 E. Floyd Baker Boulevard, Gaffney 29341

7. Cherokee Creek Fire Department, 410 Buck Shoals Road at Bonner Road, Gaffney 29341

8. Cherokee Falls/King's Creek/Cashions Crossroads (CKC) Fire Department, 984 Old Chester Road, Blacksburg 29702

9. Draytonville/McKown's Mtn./Wilkinsville (DMW) Fire Department, 538 McKown's Mountain Road, Gaffney 29340

10. Grassy Pond Fire Department,  168 School Rd., Gaffney 29341

11. Goucher/White Plains Fire Department, 579 Goucher School Rd., Gaffney 29340

12. Macedonia Fire Department (Sunny Slope Substation), 122 Co-Road S-11-131, Gaffney 29330

13. Peachtree Centre, 1434 North Limestone St., Gaffney 29340

14. Twin Rivers Fire Department, 513 Hickory Grove Rd., Gaffney 29340

*Hours for all unstaffed sites: 24 hours, 7 days a week

SITES COLLECT:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Cardboard
  • Glass - brown, green, clear
  • Mixed paper - newspaper and inserts, magazines, office paper
  • Paperboard - cereal boxes, shoe boxes
  • Plastic bottles and jugs - #1, #2
  • Steel cans
  • Used motor oil, filters and bottles (NOT ACCEPTED at Blacksburg Fire Dept., Cherokee Creek Fire Dept., Macedonia Fire Dept. Substation, Peachtree Centre, Cherokee County Courthouse, Broad River Electric)

 

Additional Used Motor Oil Collection Sites 

Blacksburg

  • Town of Blacksburg Maintenance Shop, 200 Osee Street off US 29 (also accepts filters and bottles), 29702
  • Blacksburg Public Works Complex, 105 S. Shelby Street, 29702

Gaffney

  • Asbury Rehoboth Fire Department, 5837 Union Hwy., 29340
  • Corinth Fire Department, 484 Corinth Rd., 29340
  • Macedonia Fire Department (Main Station), 337 Macedonia Road, 29341
  • Twin Rivers Fire Department, 855 Hickory Grove Rd., 29340

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Retailer-Operated Used Motor Oil Collection Sites 

  • Advance Auto, 1402 W. Floyd Baker Boulevard, Gaffney 29341
  • Auto Zone, 105 N. Logan Street, Gaffney 29341
  • Walmart Tire and Lube Express Center, 165 Walton Drive, Gaffney 29341

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