Beaufort County is Sponsoring HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS MATERIALS ROUNDUP And Medicine Cabinet Clean-Out

Saturday, March 1, 2014—9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Public Works South, Bluffton Ulmer & 9 Benton Field Road off Burnt Church Road

What items can you bring?  Cleaning products, batteries, paints, turpentine, stains & varnishes, anti-freeze, oil, gas, insecticides, poisons, hobby chemicals, photo chemicals, fire extinguishers, propane tanks and all types fluorescent bulbs, tires, automotive & boat products and other items which have labels containing words like WARNING, DANGER, or CAUTION  Leftover medicines (including prescription & over-the-counter drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements) This is an amnesty event aimed at removing potentially dangerous medications from circulation. This portion of the event is sponsored by the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office & partnering agencies. ……. How should my items be packaged? Med Cabinet Cleanout Sponsors Beaufort County: Sheriffs Office, Drug Investigations Sec Tighten caps and lids, leaving materials in original containers, pack tion, Alcohol & Drug Abuse, Solid Waste & Recycling, & containers in a box and place in trunk or back of vehicle. Human Services Alliance. BJWSA, SCDHEC, Local Fire  Not Accepted: Ammunition, fireworks, smoke detectors, Depts, Beaufort Memorial Hospital Life Fit Community Health, Home Instead Senior Care, USMC Drug Demand syringes & medical waste. Reduction, Bi-Lo & Naval Hosp Pharmacies Who is eligible to bring items for disposal?  Beaufort County residents only, NO Business or Commercial Contractors! Businesses & commercial contractors with hazardous products needing disposal may call 255-2734 for more information.

Contact Beaufort County Recycling for more information:
Call 843-255-2734 or www.bcgov.net/recycle
Promotion and support of this event is provided with grant funding from SC DHEC Office of Solid Waste and Recycling

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