This Saturday will be the great American Cleanup, beginning 8:00am til 11:00am at the Chennault International Airport. Here is a list of the things that will be accepted at the Trash Bash this weekend.

Anti Freeze
All Battery Types
Clothing, Sofas, other reusable items
Electronic Devices with a plug/Computer Monitors & CRT’s
Mercury or any product containing mercury:
Chemistry sets
Fluorescent light bulbs (long or curved)
Maze toys
Old alkaline batteries (purchased before 1990-check expiration dates)
Thermometers (silver liquid in tube)
Vials or jars of mercury-sometimes on necklaces
Miscellaneous Trash (see “Won’t Take” list below)
Motor Oil
Paint: labeled recyclable & reusable latex & oil

Here is a list of things that will not be taken at the trash bash this Saturday.

55 Gallon Drums
Aerosol Paint Cans
Ammunition/Explosives
Asbestos Materials
Boats
Compressed Gas Cylinders with Valves
Freon Items
Household Hazardous Waste
Lawn Mowers
Medical Waste/Infectious Material
Medication
PCB Ballasts
Propane Tanks
Radioactive Devices: fire/smoke detectors
Scrap Metal
Televisions
Tires
Unidentifiable Paint Cans
Varnish & Stain Paint Cans

If you would like to get more information about how you can assist with the mission, all you have to do is call Team Green at 337-491-1481. You can also reach out to RebeccaThibodeaux@cityoflc.us.