Sustainability Programs

LA Sanitation is committed to protecting public health and the environment in the City of Los Angeles. In order to fulfill our mission, we are constantly innovating and developing new sustainability initiatives.


LASAN is committed to utilizing Clean Fuel vehicles. View our progress here.
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Brownfields are real property (land), the expansion, redevelopment, or reuse of which may be complicated by the presence or potential presence of a hazardous substance, pollutant, or contaminant.More about CITYWIDE BROWNFIELDS PROGRAM
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The Environmental Services Group of the Bureau of Sanitation (LASAN), by way of the Los Angeles Clean Cities Coalition serves as a clearinghouse for clean technology and alternative fuel vehicles (AFV) for the City of Los Angeles and the City fleets.More about LOS ANGELES CLEAN CITIES COALITION
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The City of Los Angeles Green Business Certification Programs recognize and promote businesses that volunteer to operate in a more environmentally responsible or sustainable manner.More about GREEN BUSINESS CERTIFICATION
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Operation Healthy Streets was implemented as a homeless community outreach program with specialized teams from LASAN, BSS, LAPD, LAFD and other agencies, designed to provide adequate notice and identify high risk people in need of service.More about OPERATION HEALTHY STREETS (OHS)
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The Recycling Market Development Zone (RMDZ) program combines recycling with economic development to fuel new businesses, expand existing ones, create jobs and divert waste from landfills.More about Recycling Market Development Zone