The Bugfeed

Wildlife Safe Gardening

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on May 1, 2018

PRC will conduct a variety of environmental workshops in Allegheny County throughout May – including a “Composting & Wildlife Safe Gardening” workshop in collaboration with Humane Animal Rescue. During the new two-hour multifaceted workshop, students will learn how to turn kitchen scraps and garden debris into compost before exploring the benefits of sharing their backyards […]

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Drug Take Back Day 2018

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on April 23, 2018

Safely dispose of your old prescription drugs, expired over-the-counter medications, and other pharmaceuticals with PRC! This April, PRC is partnering with PA American Water to host three drop-off locations as part of the Drug Enforcement Agency’s (DEA) National Drug Take Back Day! On Saturday, April 28, from 10AM – 2PM, bring your unwanted and expired […]

Have a Sustainable Spring!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 13, 2018

Punxsutawny Phil called for six more weeks of winter, but Spring is nearly here. Be ready with these tips for a truly green spring!  Spring Cleaning  Keep it simple: Many popular cleaning products contain harsh chemicals that can adversely affect your indoor air quality and lead to health issues. Try buying green products or making your own.  Declutter Responsibility: As you pile up the […]

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Become a Stream Smart Property!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 13, 2018

PRC is inviting any property owner in the Darby and Cobbs Creek Watersheds to participate in the Stream Smart Stormwater House Call program! Stream Smart properties will receive information about stormwater pollution and a personalized stormwater audit of their property free of charge. This audit will identify changes property owners can take to reduce stormwater runoff leaving […]

Volunteer with PRC!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 12, 2018

PRC works year-round to protect Pennsylvania’s resources for future generations through our education programs, watershed protection installations, collection events, zero waste services, and much more. In the spring, summer, and fall months we kick our programs up a notch, offering multiple events per week to divert and reduce waste! We need your help! PRC relies […]

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