Solid Waste

Solid Waste Department

The Columbus County Solid Waste Department is located within the Columbus County Public Utilities Department, which is located at 612 North Madison Street, Whiteville, N.C. 28472. The operating hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Customers requiring assistance or requesting information regarding Solid Waste issues may contact 910-641-3953 and staff members will be happy to assist you.

 


 

Columbus County Recycling Centers

There are a total of seven (7) manned Recycling Centers throughout Columbus County. The Recycling Centers were set up to receive residential waste and to help eliminate materials from being placed into the waste stream. Columbus County encourages citizens to reduce, reuse, and recycle so that we can keep our County clean and green.


 

Transfer Station Facility

The Columbus County Transfer Station is located at 113 Landfill Road, Whiteville, N.C. 28472. The operating hours are Monday through Friday from 7:30 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Customers requiring assistance or requesting information regarding rates and acceptable materials may contact 910-642-6852 and staff members will be happy to assist you.

Contact Us

612 North Madison Street
Whiteville, N.C. 28472
910-641-3953  Voice
910-642-1041  Fax 

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday 
8:30 AM  -  5:00 PM 

Harold Nobles
Director

hnobles@columbusco.org
910-642-2828 

Robert George
SW Operations Supervisor

bgeorge@columbusco.org
910-234-6379 

Amanda Davis
Executive Assistant

adavis@columbusco.org
910-641-3953


Columbus County Recycling Centers

Recycling Center Addresses & Phone Numbers

Map of Recycling Center Locations

Holiday Schedule & Closings

Acceptable & Unacceptable Materials


Open Burning Of Solid Waste

General Statutes for Open Burning - Section 1900 

Regulations for Open Burning (English)
Regulations for Open Burning (Spanish)
Regulatory Reform Act of 2014
Regulatory Reform Act of 2013 

Prohibited Items & Guidelines for Open Burning 

Land Clearing Guidelines for Open Burning

Burning Permits