Charleston County Holds Free Shred Events April 13 for Earth Day

Charleston County’s Environmental Management Department (CCEM) is celebrating Earth Day by hosting three free shred events located throughout the county.

The shred events will be held from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, at the following locations: 

North Charleston City Hall

2500 City Hall Ln, North Charleston 29406 

Mt Pleasant DMV        

1189 Sweetgrass Basket Pkwy, Mt. Pleasant 29466

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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