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Sustain NOLA.

Help New Orleans become a more sustainable city

2017 City Goals

20% Recycling

Percentage of businesses recycling in New Orleans

10,000 Training Hours

Number of training hours conducted for employees

10,000 Volunteer Hours

Total volunteer hours provided by New Orleans business employees

Business Leaderboard

Top Recyclers



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"First Grace Church saved $1,500 annually after increasing our recycling and reducing our trash. And it feels good, too."

- Shawn Anglim, Pastor, First Grace United Methodist Church

New Orleans only recycles 5% of the waste eligible for recycling by the City. That alone has saved our city $1 million+ in landfill tipping fees. Learn More