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Reuse Central

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on February 2, 2016

Keep an eye out for PRC’s newest green initiative, Reuse Central!  Reuse Central is a technology platform that connects businesses and nonprofits so needed materials can have a second life doing social good rather than ending up in a landfill.  Reuse Central leverages technologies originally developed for Reuse Retail (a solution to manage nonstandard inventory […]

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Zero Waste Team Triples Diversion

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on January 29, 2016

Allegheny County has been working with PRC to measure the quantity and type of waste in county facility waste streams in order to increase waste diversion from landfill to

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Students Create Eco-Products

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on June 29, 2015

PRC partners with Pittsburgh Sci-Tech to create eco-friendly products through the support of the Sprout Fund

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Cans for Pets Hits Milestone!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 31, 2015

PRC and Alcoa Foundation’s green campaign expanded pilot phase to benefit animals in five states; 300,000 cans collected to date “Cans for Pets” – an initiative encouraging individuals to aid shelter animals through responsible recycling – has reached the milestone of collecting 300,000 aluminum pet food cans thanks to the support of pet lovers across the […]

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5 Ways to Stamp Out Junk Mail

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on January 28, 2015

Junk mail is a problem faced by just about every family in the United States. Junk mail causes huge environmental issues across the planet, and is just plain annoying. According to the EPA, Americans get 5 million tons of junk mail every year, fueling deforestation, clogging our landfills, and wasting our time and money. Of […]

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