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Act 101 Turns 29!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on July 27, 2017

Today marks the 29th anniversary of Pennsylvania’s recycling law, Act 101! On July 28, 1988 Governor Bob Casey signed into law the most innovative recycling legislation in the nation, setting the standard for state recycling laws across the country. As a national leader in waste diversion and recycling in the 1970s and 1980s, PRC was instrumental […]

Not In Philly Nominated!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on July 18, 2017

Congratulations to Not in Philly for being nominated for a SustainPHL Award in the category of Sustainable Communities! Not in Philly is the first online “adopt-a-block” neighborhood litter clean-up app. Not in Philly enables local volunteers to “adopt” their own block for consistent clean-ups and connects them to resources like litter grabbers, bags, and local community […]

Categories: Litter

2017 Awards Celebration

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on July 17, 2017

PRC is excited to announce that we will will hold our annual Awards Celebration and Dinner on Thursday, November 9th at the Villanova Hotel and Conference Center. Join us as we celebrate our honorees, network with other members of the environmental community, and launch into another successful year of resource conservation and community engagement! The […]

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New Face at PRC!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on July 6, 2017

PRC’s Zero Waste Team has been working hard for months, reduce and diverting waste! Already, the team has diverted hundreds of thousands of pounds of material to be recycled, composted, and reused from events like the Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon and the Dollar Bank Three Rivers Arts Festival. PRC is excited to move into […]

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Students as Stream Stewards

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on July 5, 2017

Over 1200 students from the Upper Darby, Southeast Delco and William Penn School Districts participated in the Stream Stewards program this spring where they learned about the importance of protecting their local waterways. The program, which is in its third year, is a partnership between PRC and the Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative (EDCSC) and […]