How do I recycle electronics, what is "e-waste," where do I recycled electronics?

All residential electronics, also known as e-waste, is defined as televisions (flat screen, projection screen, wood console, and CRT/"old" style TVs), computers (towers, laptops), computer monitors, printers, keyboards, mice, and other computer accessories. These items are NOT collected by the City, and residents must take these materials to a Spartanburg County recycling center. The County recycling centers that accept electronics for recycling are: 

-White Stone, 379 Brown Rd. Spartanburg, SC 29306

-Wellford, 595 Little Mountain Rd. Wellford, SC 29385

-Cooley Springs, 390 Sulphur Springs Rd. Chesnee, SC 29323

-Hobbysville, 1493 Kilgore Bridge Rd. Woodruff, SC 29388

 The County also accepts electronics at events throughout the year. Please contact them at 864-949-0211 or visit their website for more information. Please note that the County accepts residential electronics free of charge from all City residents. 

Please note that residential electronics MUST be recycled, per South Carolina state law. 

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1. What do you accept for recycling in the blue roll carts?
2. Why is the city no longer accepting glass?
3. Is this glass situation unique to Spartanburg?
4. Can I take my glass to the County's recycling centers?
5. How do I dispose of paint, fluorescent tubes/bulbs, batteries, hazardous materials, medications, or syringes?
6. How do I recycle an item that isn't listed on your website?
7. Why can't I recycle Styrofoam, plastic bags, etc.?
8. How do I recycle electronics, what is "e-waste," where do I recycled electronics?
9. How do I recycle tires?
10. I heard someone goes through all the trash, so there's no point in separating it into different roll carts. Is that true?
11. Do my recyclables actually get recycled, or does it all get thrown away?