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A Look Back at 2018

Posted by: Kim Bischof on November 15, 2018

As 2018 comes to a close, we’re taking a look back as some of this year’s highlights!   Collection Events With the help of our amazing volunteers and contractors, PRC was able to host five Hard to Recycle Events throughout Allegheny County, serving nearly 4,000 residents! Here’s how much material was recycled: 348,842 pounds of electronics – […]

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Is Recycling in Crisis?

Posted by: Justin Stockdale on October 24, 2018

Get the story behind the many changes you are hearing about recycling with PRC’s Justin Stockdale on the Pennsylvania Environmental Council’s PA Legacies Podcast. This episode, Talking Trash, was recorded back in August and covers the back story behind why glass is no longer recyclable in some communities and the cost of recycling is rising […]

Sustainable Fall

Posted by: CompostPRC on October 8, 2018

As the seasons change, so do the possibilities of living a green lifestyle. Luckily there are many things you can do to be earth friendly this fall.  Conserve Energy Keep it Cool: It is finally starting to feel like fall outside, and the chilly nights might encourage you to turn up the thermostat. The heat […]

Categories: Education

Drug Take Back Day Fall 2018

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 27, 2018

Safely dispose of your old prescription drugs, expired over-the-counter medications, and other pharmaceuticals with PRC! This October, PRC is partnering with PA American Water to host three drop-off locations as part of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s (DEA) National Drug Take-Back Day! On Saturday, October 27, from 10AM – 2PM, bring your unwanted and expired medications […]

Become a Member of PRC!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 20, 2018

Since the Pennsylvania Resources Council’s founding in 1939, we have depended on the support of our members. PRC’s members have helped protect Pennsylvania’s environment for future generations by enabling PRC to: Educate thousands of students and adults annually about environmental awareness and sustainable living. Build community rain gardens to protect local watersheds. Fight scenic blight like […]

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