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Second Saturday Recycling Drop Off

February 17 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Items Accepted at the Recycling Drop-Off Center

All food items should be thoroughly washed before recycling. Monthly Drop off-Sorting is not required; however, citizens should separate paper, metals, cardboard and plastics, which are disposed of through different processes.

  • Paper Products (newspapers, junk mail, phone books, catalog, office paper, color inserts)
  • Plastics #1 through #7 (water, soda, juice, detergent, plastic pots from nurseries, plastic bags, etc.)
  • Metals (Aluminum, Tin, Steel Cans)
  • Cardboard/boxboard (cereal boxes)/waxboard (juice and milk containers)
  • Glass (limit 50 lbs)
  • Mardi Gras beads
  • E-waste (computers, laptops, cell/phones, telephone systems, cable, x-Boxes, Playstations, Wii, MP3s, DVRs, DVDs, UPS, circuit systems, ink jet and toner cartridges, laptops, printers, fax  machines, uninterruptible power supplies, circuit boards, digital cameras/picture frames, stereos, speakers, MP3 players, security systems, GPS devices, video games)
  • Televisions (limit 4)
  • Batteries (AA, AAA, AAAA, C, D, 6, & 9 volt)
  • Light bulbs (incandescent and fluorescent)
  • Tires (limit 4)


February 17
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
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City of New Orleans Dept of Sanitation


Recycling Drop Off Center
2829 Elysian Fields Avenue
New Orleans, LA United States
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