Hazardous Waste Disposal Day in New Orleans | June 11, 2011

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New Orleans Hazardous Waste Disposal Just in from the City of New Orleans: This Saturday, June 11, the City will sponsor a Household Hazardous Waste Day from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at 2829 Elysian Fields Avenue. On Household Hazardous Waste Day, the Department of Sanitation will collect a number […] Read more »

May 2011 Electronic Recycling Event in Jefferson Parish

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Jefferson Parish Recycling Anyone who reads our blog knows that we are big on recycling and making sure that things don’t end up in our landfills. So we were thrilled to get the following notice from the Parish about the chance to get rid of old electronics that might be […] Read more »

Just in time for Earth Day….

Just in time for Earth Day 2011, my shiny new recycling bin was delivered yesterday by the City of New Orleans, complete with the de riguer fleur-de-lis embellishment. I’m excited about the fact that it has wheels and holds a lot more than the old blue bins and can’t wait […] Read more »

Algiers Residents Need to Sign Up for New Recycling Carts

Recycling in Algiers LA In January, Algiers residents started being charged more for garbage pickup. Substantially more. Like double what we were paying before. Part of the pitch for this increase was that we would see the return of curbside recycling, which has been absent since Katrina unless you paid […] Read more »