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Recycling Office

805 St. Louis Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
(225) 389-5194 Office
(225) 389-8332 Fax
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F

Susan Hamilton
Director
recycling@brgov.com

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Welcome to the
The Baton Rouge Recycling Office

Recycling's goal is to maintain or exceed the state mandated goal of 25% reduction in land filled solid waste through design, implementation, management, and promotion of innovative waste reduction programs in East Baton Rouge Parish.


Have a Safe, Happy & GREEN Holiday Season!

Christmas Tree Recycling Flyer This document is in PDF format.  Download the free viewer from www.adobe.com


Tips for a Greener Holiday This document is in PDF format.  Download the free viewer from www.adobe.com



Red Stick 311 logo

To report a missed recycling pickup, to order a recycling cart, or to repair or replace a cart contact the 311 Call Center, 389-3090,or submit a Request for Services online.

For after hours requests:
 Monday – Friday from 3 p.m. – 11 p.m.
 Saturday, Sunday, and Holidays from 7 a.m.–11 p.m.
Dial (225) 389-2070


Recycling Drop-off
For Apartment Tenants and Small Businesses This document is in PDF format.  Download the free viewer from www.adobe.com



Print/Download Curbside Recycling Guidelines This document is in PDF format.  Download the free viewer from www.adobe.com


Household Hazardous Material Disposal
HHMD Year round disposal This document is in PDF format.  Download the free viewer from www.adobe.com
More HHMD Information


Prescription Medication Disposal

Drug Disposal Locator Tool
https://awarerx.pharmacy
Sharps Disposal
"Why can’t I just flush leftover medicine
or throw it out with the trash?
" This document is in PDF format.  Download the free viewer from www.adobe.com


Electronics Recycling
Special Services


2007 Beth Brown Boettner Award
"Outstanding Public Education"

National Recycling Coalition Educating East Baton Rouge Parish Residents on Waste Reduction, and the City’s “Single Stream Recycling Program”

EBRP Recycle Statistics

EBRP Cumulative Recycling Bar Graph Report 1989-2015 This document is in PDF format.  Download the free viewer from www.adobe.com
Combined Commercial & Residential Landfilled vs Recycled Tonages

EBRP Cumulative Recycling Report 1989-2015 This document is in PDF format.  Download the free viewer from www.adobe.com
Percentage of materials diverted from landfill to recycling chart


Recycling Staff

Call (225)389-5194
Email the Recycling Office or email our Recycling staff at:
Susan Hamilton
Turishcheva Coleman
Richanne Caraway