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Collection Events Success!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on November 13, 2017

For 15 years, PRC has been working with communities, volunteers, and partners to collect toxic and specialty items to be responsibly managed and recycled. From televisions & computer monitors, to paints & household cleaners, to pharmaceuticals & tires PRC hosts collection across southwestern Pennsylvania every year to ensure that residents have access to safe disposal […]

Questions? Call the Recycling Hotline

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on November 3, 2017

Wondering how to responsibly recycle materials close to home? Call the Recycling Hotline! In the summer of 2016, PRC took over operations of the PA Department of Environmental Protection’s Recycling Hotline. The hotline was created as a collaboration between PRC and what was then the Department of Environmental Resources for the first Recycling Month back in October of […]

Categories: Education

Schedule a Waste Audit

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on November 2, 2017

PRC has been actively assisting community partners with waste related analysis and planning efforts for many years. These mission driven services are focused on developing strategies to maximize waste diversion and minimize waste related expenses for clients ranging from local governments to some of Western Pennsylvania’s largest corporations. Currently managed by our Zero Waste Pennsylvania […]

Categories: Zero Waste

Stream Stewards Program Expanded!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on October 25, 2017

PRC was recently awarded a generous grant of $50,000 from The Boeing Company to continue the successful Stream Stewards hands-on watershed education program through the 2017 – 2018 school year. The program, sponsored by Boeing since 2014, is a partnership between PRC and the Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative (EDCSC) and focuses on the importance of […]

Fall Recycling Round Table

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on October 18, 2017

On Wednesday, October 11, PRC and dozens of members of the local community gathered at Construction Junction to discuss the current state of recycling in Pennsylvania and future recycling policy ideas at an Environmental Round Table. Participants heard from a panel of Pennsylvania’s top recycling experts including, John Dernbach, Widener University Law School Professor and […]

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