The Bugfeed

Go Green With Compost!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on January 30, 2017

Make this spring your greenest ever! This spring, PRC will be offering numerous opportunities to learn all about backyard composting and watershed protection/rain water harvesting. One of the simplest yet significant tasks we can participate in is greening our everyday lifestyle. There is so much that one can do in and around the home to […]

Prevent Runoff With a Rain Barrel!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on January 24, 2017

Prepare your home for spring’s rain showers with a rain barrel! Depending on the size of your home, you can collect a substantial amount of rainwater with a simple rain barrel system. In fact, 10 inches of rain on an average 1,360 square foot roof can yield 8,160 gallons of rainwater over the spring and […]

PRC Increases Apartment Recycling

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on January 11, 2017

Since 2014, PRC has partnered with Alcoa Foundation to work with multi-family properties around the Greater Pittsburgh Area to find best management recycling practices as well as increase recycling rates. These properties ranged in size, location, and socioeconomic makeup. Multi-family residences are buildings that house multiple family units and can range from houses retrofitted into […]

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2016 Lens on Litter Winners

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on December 23, 2016

“Use your camera to focus on litter, exposure leads to prevention.” Photographers across the state did just that and the results are in for this year’s Lens On Litter Photo contest! PRC had a great response from Pennsylvania residents participating in the 2016 Lens on Litter Photo Contest.  Photos were received from all over the […]

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Awards Celebration Thank-You!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on December 2, 2016

PRC’s 2016 Awards Celebration was hugely successful and enjoyable event. We were excited to host the Celebration at the Villanova University Conference Center in beautiful Rador, Pennsylvania and to connect with our supporters, congratulate our honorees, and celebrate PRC’s accomplishments. The reception at the Montrose Mansion highlighted PRC’s hard work to protect Pennsylvania’s environment, educate […]

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