The City of Los Angeles provides free recycling services to all Los Angeles Unified Schools and their affiliated charter schools within the City limits. Schools participating in the program receive the following:
- Free recycling collection once a week
- 90 Gallon Blue bins for Elementary Schools
- 90 Gallon Blue bins and 6 yard bins for Middle School and High Schools only
- Free educational presentations and materials for all LAUSD teachers and 3rd -5th grade students
- Enrollment into the Recycling Excellence Awards that gives participating LAUSD schools the opportunity to win up to two thousand dollars in grant money for developing a green campus.