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Recycle Mardi Gras Beads

Bring your Mardi Gras Beads to one of these following:

Permanent drop off locations:

  • Whole Foods on Magazine
  • Rouses on Airline
  • The Green Project - 2831 Marais St, New Orleans, LA 70117
  • Any of our Arc locations:
    • 925 S. Labarre Rd., Metairie
    • 333 Sala Ave., Westwego
    • 5700 Loyola Ave., New Orleans
    • 3406 Hessmer Ave., Matairie
    • 3700 Jean Laffitte Pkwy., Chalmette
    • 106 E. 25th Ave., Covington 

Seasonal drop off locations (only available after Mardi Gras):

  • Whole Foods on Veterans
  • Whole Foods on Broad
  • New Orleans Public Library branches

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For more recycling information call


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We are a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization serving people with intellectual disabilities and delays from birth through adulthood in Orleans, Jefferson, St. Bernard, Plaquemines and St. Tammany parishes.

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Arc of Greater New Orleans is committed to securing for all people with intellectual disabilities the opportunity to develop, function and live to their fullest potential.