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Effingham County Solid Waste & Recycling Center 

Transfer Site Hours:

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday 8:00 A.M. till 5:30 P.M.

Transfer Site Fees: 

$0.08 per Pound or $160.00 per Ton

Recyclable:

Metal, Cardboard & Batteries can be dropped off free.

Tires:

Regular Car & Light Truck Tires are $2.00 ea. off rim & $5.00 ea. on rim.

Large Truck Tires are $6.00 ea.off rim & $20.00 ea. on rim.

Tractor Tires are $15.00 each.

 
General Information Minimize
New trash service requests for newly constructed homes
or mobile homes on new lots.
912-754-2128
New trash service requests for existing homes.
Speak to the residential customer service representatives.
Let them know that you need a replacement cart if one
is not located at your home.
 912-964-2211
Stolen or Replacement Carts
 
Speak to the residential customer service representative.
Let them know that you need a replacement cart because
yours was stolen
 912-964-2211
Dry Waste & Recycling Collection Site/Landfill Questions
 912-754-4668 option 6
Environmental Enforcement Questions
 912-754-4668 option 3
Keep Effingham Beautiful, Inc.
 912-754-4668 option 0
Other Sanitation Questions
 912-754-4668 option 0
For residents within the city limits:
 
Guyton City Hall
 912-772-3353
Rincon City Hall
 912-826-5745
Springfield City Hall
 912-754-6666
 



Curbside Recycling Program in Effingham County

Effingham County is proud to introduce our New Curbside Recycling Program to help preserve our environment, preserve landfill space, and reuse products.

  • Collection service started January 2, 2012 with the collection being every other week
  • Place all recycling material in your new Blue Cart with green lids for collection
  • No separation needed and bagging material is not necessary, but utilizing a clear or blue bag is acceptable
  • Acceptable Recycling Materials: white or colored bond paper, scratch paper, calculator tape, plain white or colored bars computer paper, telephone paper, cardboard, paper board, printed pin wheel perforation tables, aluminum cans, envelopes, bi-metal cans, junk mail, steel cans, letterhead/stationary, plastic water bottles, legal paper, liquid detergent and shampoo bottled (#1-#7), photocopy paper, newspaper, milk, water, juice plastic bottles, all glass
  • Materials Non-Recyclable: food or beverage waste, non-paper packing materials, vacuum cleaner bags, plastic packaging wrap, Styrofoam, and carbon paper

Any questions, contact the Effingham County Sanitation Department at 912-754-4668.  

Event Calendar

January - Bring One for the Chipper Christmas Tree Recycling

February - Arbor Day

March through May - The Great American Clean Up, Let's Keep Georgia Peachy Clean Week and Earth Day

October - Rivers Alive

November - America Recycles Day

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 Effingham County Sanitation Department

Our Street Address: 
2750 Courthouse Rd. 
Guyton, Ga. 31312

Our Mailing Address: 
P.O. Box 1858 
Springfield, Ga. 31329

 

Contacts:

Administrative Assistant

Melinda Jones: 912 754 4668Ext. 0

Email:  mjones@effinghamcounty.org

 

Environmental Education Specialist

Wanda Price: 912 754 4668Ext 0

Email:  wprice@effinghamcounty.org

 

Solid Waste & Recycling Transfer Site Supervisor

Johnnie Bedingfield: 912 754 4668 Ext. 6

Email: jbedingfield@effinghamcounty.org

Solid Waste & Recycling Transfer Site Operator

Harry Jenkins: 912 754 4668Ext. 6

Solid Waste & Recycling Transfer Site Operator

Linwood Seckinger: 912 754 4668 Ext. 6

 
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