Recycling is a simple yet powerful means of improving the quality of life in Sumter. Recycling is a growing movement throughout the community. This service is included in the $8.00 fee. Currently the City accepts the following materials in the Curbside Program:
- Aluminum cans
- Steel / Tin cans
- Glass – only bottles and jars making sure the color is clear, green or brown
- Paper – newspaper, inserts, copy paper, phone books and paperback books
- Cardboard is picked up separately on Fridays. All packing material must be removed and the boxes broken down.