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Lens on Litter 2018

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 2, 2018

PRC invites Pennsylvanians of all ages to document the litter in their lives to help raise awareness about this issue. Fall is the perfect time to snap your photos. Take pictures while you’re out on a walk, on your way to work or school, or during fall festivals! Submit your photos to the Gene Capaldi […]

Categories: Litter

Media Recycling

Posted by: Kim Bischof on August 21, 2018

PRC is proud to offer a number of Hard to Recycle Collection Events throughout Allegheny County to help local residents responsibly recycle materials that are not accepted into local recycling programs. Over the last 16 years, PRC has worked hard to expand this list to take as many different materials as possible to ensure that is is […]

PRC Honors Green Leaders

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on August 7, 2018

The Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) announced today its 2018 Environmental Leadership awardees, four organizations that have demonstrated a deep commitment to environmental stewardship in their communities. The awards will be presented at the our annual Awards Celebration on Thursday, November 15, at Material Culture in Philadelphia. Click HERE to sponsor the event or to purchase […]

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Fall Collection Events 2018

Posted by: Kim Bischof on July 31, 2018

PRC is proud to host collection event to help residents responsibly dispose of items that are dangerous to place in curbside trash or recycling. As summer winds down, don’t forget to clean out your household chemicals and electronics before the the end of our collection event session! Household Chemical Collections Individuals can drop off automotive […]

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CFL Recycling

Posted by: Kim Bischof on July 24, 2018

Compact florescent lights (CFL) have gained a lot of popularity for their energy efficiency. CFL bulbs are more efficient and have a longer lifespan that traditional incandescent lamps. However, do to the small amount of mercury inside of CFL bulbs they should not be placed in curbside trash. Instead, bring them to a PRC Hard to […]