Ascension Parish’s Recycling Road Show will be held Saturday at the Wal-Mart in Prairieville.

A recycling vehicle will be stationed in the parking lot from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Accepted at the Recycling Road Show are:

Newspapers and magazines, including catalogs, phone books and paperback books, mail, colored paper and envelopes. Photos and carbon paper are not accepted.

Milk and juice cartons, but no wax-coated frozen food packaging or take-out food containers.

Cardboard, including detergent and cereal boxes, 12-pack drink cartons and flattened boxes.

Aluminum, tin or bimetal cans and metal lids, but no aerosol cans or wire hangers.

No. 1 through No. 7 plastic containers, but no bags, hangers, caps, lids, six-pack rings or chemical containers.

Don Hysell, parish environmental manager, said the monthly January date was rescheduled from Jan. 3 to Jan. 10 to accommodate parish residents who may still be on vacation during over the holidays.

For more information, call Don Hysell at (225) 450-1308, or visit