Green roll carts are for garbage and are supplied by the city. Blue roll carts are for recyclable materials and can be requested by calling Environmental Services at 843.383.3019.
- Utility Service Agreement
- Utility Disconnection Request Form
- Solid Waste Special Collections on Services Application
The City of Hartsville has designated days for pick up of trash and recyclables once a week. Roll carts should be placed at the curb by 7 a.m. on the day for your area. Backyard garbage pickup is available to the elderly and disabled homeowners with written verification from their doctor when no one in the home is able to assist in the placement of the cart at the curb. The doctor’s explanation should include the name and address of the resident and can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please contact 843.383.3019 to report damage to roll carts and recycling bins.
Download the 2021 Sanitation Schedule here.
Drop Off Locations
Darlington County operates 12 drop off locations for both trash and recycling free of charge for Darlington County residents. Three of these locations are located just outside of the City limits.
Old Ruby Road Station, 1218 Old Ruby Road, Hartsville, SC 29550
Pine Ridge Station, 2229 West Old Camden Road, Hartsville, SC 29550*
Bay Road Station, 1332 Bay Road, Hartsville, SC 29550
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m., Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
*This station is closed on Wednesday.
Recycling bins and roll carts are emptied at the curb bi-weekly on the same day as garbage. Recycling should not be bagged in any type of plastic bag or it will be rejected by our recycling partner.
Items which may be recycled in the City of Hartsville include:
- Mixed paper: office paper, newspapers and inserts, magazines, catalogs, junk mail, phone books
- Empty milk and juice jugs
- Clean, dry cardboard, corrugated, chipboard, pizza boxes (not greasy or waxed cardboard)
- Clean plastic containers and attached lids #1 – #7 (plastic furniture and plastic children’s toys accepted; no plastic bags or wrap, loose lids, or Styrofoam)
- Clean aluminum and steel cans and attached lids (no other metals)
Collection routes typically run every 7 to 10 business days, except during leaf season (December – February). Limbs should be no more than 3 inches in diameter and 6 feet in length. Yard waste must be kept separate from other trash and placed at the resident’s or business’ front property line. Raked leaves can also be placed at the front property line in one pile for collection, but must be separate from other types of yard debris. Bricks, rocks, concrete, dirt and construction material cannot be collected. Yard debris is not to be placed in or on any storm drain, gutter, street or sidewalk.
Guidelines and current scheduling may be obtained by calling 843.383.3019.
Box springs, mattresses, chairs, and tables cannot be set out for regular pickup. Please call 843.383.3019 for a pickup schedule and fee. You can drop furniture off at Darlington County Drop Off Locations at no charge. The City will not collect white goods such as refrigerators, washers and dryers, or stoves.
Computers, monitors, printers, microwaves, and televisions cannot be placed in the garbage for collection. These items may be taken to any Darlington County Recycling Center for disposal, or may be picked up by Environmental Services for a fee. Call 843.383.3019 for pricing and scheduling. Other small household items such as toasters, hairdryers, etc. may be placed in the garbage for disposal.
Wheels for Wishes provides an opportunity to donate cars to benefit Make A Wish.