Charleston County Holds Free Shred Events April 21 for Earth Day

Citizens can bring confidential documents to four area locations for FREE on-site shredding

Event flyer:

Charleston County’s Environmental Management Department (CCEM) is celebrating Earth Day by hosting four free shred events located throughout the county. The shred events will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, at the following locations:

Citadel Mall (JC Penny’s Parking Lot)

2070 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston 29407


Mt Pleasant DMV        

1189 Sweetgrass Basket Pkwy, Mt. Pleasant 29466


Northwoods Mall (Dillards Parking Lot)

2150 Northwoods Blvd, N. Charleston 29406


Signal Point Road Convenience Center

1716 Signal Point Rd, Charleston 29412


CCEM will accept confidential documents for free on-site shredding and recycling from residents of Charleston County; no commercial business material will be accepted. This is a shred event only; no other items will be accepted. The events is  rain or shine.

Earth Day is an annual event celebrated on April 22. Worldwide, various events are held to demonstrate support for environmental protection. First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day events are now coordinated in more than 193 countries.

For more information on recycling, contact Charleston County’s Environmental Management Department at (843) 720-7111 or visit


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