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Work With PRC!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on May 26, 2017

PRC’s Zero Waste team has hit the ground running this season, helping events and businesses like the Pittsburgh Marathon and the Israel Independence Day Celebration divert and reduce their waste consumption by up to 90 percent! To cover the increasing demand for our zero waste and sustainability services, PRC is hiring Zero Waste Event Assistants to […]

Students Monitoring Streams

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on May 25, 2017

Spring is the perfect time to learn about the planet! PRC’s education team works with the Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative to teach students about water quality and show them how to test the health of their local waterways using biology and chemistry. In the classroom, students learn about watersheds and natural indicators of a […]

Categories: Education

Go Green this Summer!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on May 15, 2017

Summer is just around the corner! As we move closer to warmer temperature, beach vacations, and barbecues, we can make a few small changes to go green all season long! PRC’s Tips for a Green Summer Season Come to one of PRC’s collection events. Clear out your garage/shed/closet of household hazardous waste like paint, auto fluids, […]

Categories: Sustainable Home

Tire Recycling Collection

Posted by: Sarah Shea on May 10, 2017

Tired of the Buzz?  Drive Mosquitoes Away by Recycling Scrap Auto Tires Tire Recycling Collection Saturday, May 20th Sunnyside Elementary School Parking Lot 9am to 2pm (or until a max of 500 tires are collected) Tire Event Flyer Free collection of car tires off rims (no commercial tires or tires on rims accepted) for the residents […]

Categories: Uncategorized

E-Waste Recycling Milestone

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on May 4, 2017

PRC will host the first of its five 2017 HARD-TO-RECYCLE COLLECTION EVENTS on Saturday, May 13, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills, Frazer Township. Individuals can dispose of cell/home phones, CFL bulbs, computer towers and peripheral equipment (keyboards, laptops, mice, UPS/servers, Zip drives, etc.), expanded polystyrene packaging material, microwave ovens, […]