Atlanta has been recycling for years, and participated in the Recycling Perks reward program from September of 2015 to February of 2017. Atlanta's children also participated in the Recycling Perks Creative Art Challenge to help further promote recycling in the City. Atlanta is the home of the Braves, Whale Sharks, Coca Cola.
Recycling Perks was a part of the City's overall sustainability goal to reduce waste that was being landfilled and to encourage residents to recycle more. The City is still encouraging residents to recycle every day.