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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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Fond Farewell to Mary

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on December 1, 2016

This spring, PRC began its busiest Zero Waste Pennsylvania season yet! With multiple events every day, the Zero Waste team brought in backup to continue to divert thousands of pounds of recyclable, compostable, and reusable materials from some of Pittsburgh’s biggest events and businesses. PRC brought in Student Conservation Fellow, Mary P., to make these […]

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Green Gift-Giving Guide

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on December 1, 2016

In the days surrounding some of our nation’s biggest holidays, our trash cans often seem just a little bit fatter. We stuff them full with wrapping paper, bows, packaging material, burnt-out string lights and all of those fruit cakes that few actually enjoy… After all of this extra waste, most of us are left with gifts […]

Zero Waste Shopping Workshop!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on November 28, 2016

PRC will be hosting its first ever Zero Waste Shopping Workshop in early December 2016! Join us on December 3rd at 2:00PM at the East End Food Co-op in Pittsburgh’s Point Breeze neighborhood. Shopping Zero Waste is an excellent way to reduce your ecological footprint, lighten your weekly trash load, and even save money. More […]

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Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on November 21, 2016

The holiday season is in full force, with holiday lights, colder temperatures, peppermint-flavored coffees, and of course, shopping and sales. Typically Thanksgiving marks the beginning of the holiday season, however the holiday shopping season is marked by Black Friday, one of the biggest in-store shopping days of the year, and Cyber Monday, a huge online […]

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