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Keep Pennsylvania Recycling

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on December 4, 2017

PRC works hard throughout the year to provide responsible and convenient recycling options to Pennsylvania families for materials ranging from TVs and computer monitors, to paints and pesticides, to tires and pharmaceuticals. In 2017, PRC facilitated the proper disposal of almost 750,000 pounds of materials from over 9,300 Pennsylvania families. Families just like Lynne’s. Like a […]

Zero Waste Success in 2017!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on November 17, 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, PRC’s Zero Waste Pennsylvania’s (ZWPA) program celebrates another successful year! ZWPA program provides waste diversion services for events all over Pittsburgh, ranging from large fully-staffed events to small parties. You may have seen our crew around at some of your favorite events, including the Three River’s Arts Festival or […]

Categories: Zero Waste

Green Holiday Guide

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on November 14, 2017

The holiday season is upon us! With all the gift-giving, ginger bread houses, celebrations with family and friends, it can feel impossible to go green. PRC is here to help you make this year’s Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Yule, and holiday season the most sustainable yet! 1. Zero Waste Experience Gifts! Experience gifts like cooking or […]

Categories: Uncategorized

Questions? Call the Recycling Hotline

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on November 3, 2017

Wondering how to responsibly recycle materials close to home? Call the Recycling Hotline! In the summer of 2016, PRC took over operations of the PA Department of Environmental Protection’s Recycling Hotline. The hotline was created as a collaboration between PRC and what was then the Department of Environmental Resources for the first Recycling Month back in October of […]

Categories: Education

Stream Stewards Program Expanded!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on October 25, 2017

PRC was recently awarded a generous grant of $50,000 from The Boeing Company to continue the successful Stream Stewards hands-on watershed education program through the 2017 – 2018 school year. The program, sponsored by Boeing since 2014, is a partnership between PRC and the Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative (EDCSC) and focuses on the importance of […]