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1:33 pm on Friday February 3, 2012

Be green and turn your Christmas tree into mulch (Update: Free mulch available)

photo by flickr user phip_s Update February 3, 2012: Now the trees have been turned in and chopped up, there's free mulch up for grabs while supplies last in both North Myrtle Beach and Myrtle Beach. Free mulch made from recycled Christmas trees and...
4:01 am on Tuesday September 20, 2011

Private garbage haulers loses federal lawsuit against Horry County

Matthew High In 2009, Horry County passed an ordinance that requires garbage collected in the county limits to be taken only to the Horry County landfill. Reasons cited for this was avoiding liability for contamination of out-of-area landfills....
7:54 am on Monday July 25, 2011

Solid Waste Authority to resell goods

Flickr user Maedi. The Solid Waste Authority is opening a resale store to sell used and discarded items such as golf clubs, books and other goods.  The resale store will be the first of its kind in the area with proceeds going to help with their...
8:43 am on Saturday May 14, 2011

Recycling center in Socastee is moving and expanding

Photo by David Tames The recycling center behind Socastee High School can be a mad house if you go at the wrong time. Horry County Solid Waste Authority has announced a bigger and better recycling center will be available on May 23rd. The Sun News...
2:12 am on Wednesday April 6, 2011

Restaurant Recycling: Glass Class

Photo by Becky Billingsley When a handful of Murrells Inlet restaurateurs met with S.C. Sen. Ray Cleary at Dave's Dockside on March 27 to talk about the senator's bill, S 461, which would mandate recycling by restaurants with on premise alcohol...