Monday, May 25, 2015   

Recycling Centers


In addition to the Landfill and Convenient Sites, Recycling Drop-off Facilities are also available at the locations listed below. Materials do not need to be sorted, but please remove recyclables form plastic bags and throw plastic bags in the trash can. For the safety of those who sort the materials, please rinse all containers and do not put broken glass into the bins.


Acceptable Material Single Stream Residential Mix:

  • Newspaper (ONP)
  • Sorted Office Paper (SOP)
  • Cereal Boxes
  • Shoe Boxes
  • Magazines
  • Junk mail
  • Telephone Books
  • Green, Brown, & Clear Glass
  • Corrugated Cardboard (OCC)
  • Gable-Top Cartons (Milk Cartons)
  • Empty Aerosol Cans
  • Aluminum Beverage Cans
  • Aluminum , Steel & Tin Food Cans
  • Aluminum Foils
  • Plastics #1-7


Unacceptable Materials:

Bagging material.  (News print can be placed in a Kraft bag)

Mirrors, window or auto glass, light bulbs, ceramics, antifreeze containers, plastic bags, coat hangers, paint cans, or any household items (such as toasters, cooking pots or pans, etc.)

Hard cover books

Plastic clam shells, PVC pipe/tubing, vinyl siding, Styrofoam or polystyrene, plastic medical waste, and plastics that have come into contact with petroleum products and/or hazardous waste. 




Recycling Centers

Northwest Park

Leland Community Park

Lockwood Folly Community Building

Lockwood Folly District Park

Ocean Isle District Park

Shallotte District Park

Creek District Park

Waccamaw District Park

Hours of Operation vary; call (910) 253-2520


Convenient Site Recycling Bins 

Highway 904 Convenient Site 736 Seaside Rd SW

Leland Convenient Site 9921 Chapell Loop Rd SE

Oxpen Road Convenient Site 1709 Oxpen Rd SW

Southport Convenient Site 8392 River Rd SE


Hours of Operation:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday    8:00 AM to 6:00 PM


Brunswick County Landfill 


Brunswick County C&D Landfill/Transfer Station

172 Landfill Road NE



Hours of Operation:

Monday thru Saturday    8:00 AM to 4:00 PM