Recycling at Drop Sites


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Click HERE for information on the latest HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS MATERIALS COLLECTION EVENT.

Materials Accepted:
Please clean all materials before placing them in the container!

  • Plastic bottles #1 and #2
  • Aluminum Cans
  • Steel Food Cans (i.e. soup, tuna cans)
  • Boxboard with inserts removed (i.e. cereal, shoe boxes)
  • Paper (newspaper, telephone books, magazines, junk mail, paper bags, envelopes, construction paper)
  • Corrugated Cardboard (no pizza boxes)
  • Shredded paper (must be in a clear plastic bag)

Materials NOT Accepted:

  • Glass
  • Styrofoam, freezer boxes, waxy containers
  • Plastic bags (grocery bags, garbage bags, etc. The only exception is made for clear plastic bags containing shredded paper.)
  • Plastic films, shrink wrap
  • Paper cups, paper plates, paper towels, napkins, tissues, receipts
  • Plastics #3 through #7
  • Chip bags, candy wrappers, fast food wrappers
  • Pens, plastic toys, hangers, rubber bands, hoses
  • Aerosol Spray Cans
  • Containers that held hazardous materials such as motor oil, pesticide, paint
  • Wood, yard trimmings
  • Clothing, shoes
  • Batteries
  • Electronics

Locations:

EASTBANK
400 David Drive
between Airline Dr. and W. Metairie Ave.

Hours of Operation: Tuesday – Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
                                       Daylight savings: 10:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

WESTBANK
6440 Lapalco Blvd., Marrero
entrance on Betty St.

Hours of Operation: Tuesday - Sunday 9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
                                       Daylight savings: 10:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.