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Effingham County Dry Waste & Recycling Center 
2750 Courthouse Road
Guyton, Georgia 31312

Collection Site Hours:

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

Collection Site Fees: 

$0.08 per pound or $160.00 per ton


Metal, Cardboard & Batteries can be dropped off free.


Regular Car & Light Truck Tires are $3.00 ea. off rim & $5.00 ea. on rim.

Large Truck Tires are $8.00 ea. off rim & $20.00 ea. on rim.

Farm/Tractor Tires are $15.00 ea. off rim & $35.00 ea. on rim.

WHO TO CALL Minimize
New trash service requests for newly constructed homes
or mobile homes on new lots.
912-754-4668 option 0 
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.
 Republic Waste
Stolen or Replacement Carts
Speak to the residential customer service representative.
Let them know that you need a replacement cart because
yours was stolen
Republic Waste
Dry Waste & Recycling Center Questions
 912-754-4668 option 6
Environmental Enforcement Questions
 912-754-4668 option 3
Other Sanitation Questions
 912-754-4668 option 0
For residents within the city limits:
Guyton City Hall
Rincon City Hall
Springfield City Hall
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Curbside Recycling Program in Effingham County

Effingham County is proud to have a 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
  • Recyclable Materials: white or colored bond paper, scratch paper, calculator tape, plain white or colored bar computer paper,  telephone books, 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 bottles (#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, please 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

Staff Contact Information Minimize

 Effingham County Sanitation Department

Location & Mailing Address: 
601 N. Laurel St.
Springfield, Ga. 31329




Administrative Assistant

Melinda Jones:     912-754-4668 Ext. 0



Dry Waste & Recycling Center

912-754-4668 Ext. 6


Dry Waste & Recycling Center Operators

Kimberly Smith

912-754-4668 Ext. 6


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