Beaufort County has scheduled six document-shredding events. All will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at these locations and dates:
- Beaufort County Public Works site, 9 Benton Field Road, Bluffton -- Aug. 23 (leave date please), Nov. 1, Jan. 10 and June 13.
- Shanklin Convenience Center, 80 Shanklin Road, Beaufort -- Oct. 11 and April 11.
All types and colors of paper, file folders and envelopes will be accepted for shredding. Staples and paper clips do not need to be removed. Materials can be brought in any container or bag and will be emptied into roll carts for immediate shredding. All paper will be shredded on-site until the trucks are filled.
Details: Call the Beaufort County Division of Solid Waste and Recycling at 843-255-2734 or go to www.bcgov.net/recycle.