Riverbanks Zoo & Garden is hosting a free recycling event for residents of Richland and Lexington counties.
The event will be from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27 at the zoo's Greystone entrance, 500 Wildlife Parkway, Columbia.
Materials accepted at the Wild About Recycling drop-off include:
- Electronics (limit eight items per household)
- Paper for shredding (limit five boxes/bags per household)
- Scrap metals (e.g., appliances, bicycles)
- Tires (limit eight per household)
- Used cooking oils (must be in sealed containers)
Refrigerators, freezers, A/C units, other items with freon, and materials generated from businesses will not be accepted.
For more information, call 803-576-2467.