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Founders of Scenic America

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on October 27, 2016

PRC’s first Executive Director, Ruth Becker, was recently honored at the Scenic America Conference in Salisbury, NC! Becker is one of Scenic America’s founders in addition to being instrumental in the founding of Keep America Beautiful. Throughout her career, Becker worked tirelessly for modern recycling programs, environmental advocacy, and environmental education.  Carol Butler, PRC’s Environmental […]

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Rain Gardens in Delaware County

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on October 26, 2016

Several months ago PRC began building Green Stormwater Infrsatructures (GSI) all over Delaware County with help in the form of grants from DEP Growing Greener, The National Rivers and Wildlife Foundation and The William Penn Foundation! These rain gardens were built in partnership with the Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative. Volunteers and several new friends […]

Zero Waste 2016!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on October 20, 2016

Zero Waste Pennsylvania’s 2016 event season is wrapping up and has been more successful than ever! ZWPA’s events range from large, fully-staffed festivals to smaller private parties. Pittsburghers may have seen us working at The Three Rivers Arts Festival, the Pittsburgh Marathon, or perhaps at one of your local community events, such as the Penn […]

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PRC Hosts Drug Take-Back Day

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on October 12, 2016

In conjunction with the DEA 12th National Drug Take-Back Day, PRC and its partners will provide several local venues to safely dispose of unwanted medication on Saturday, October 22

Pittsburgh Tire Recycling Collection

Posted by: Sarah Shea on October 4, 2016

Tired of the Buzz?  Drive Mosquitoes Away by Recycling Scrap Auto Tires Tire Recycling Collection Saturday, October 15th Allegheny County Health Department Offices – Lawrenceville 9am to 3pm tire-event-flyer Free collection of car tires off rims (no commercial tires or tires on rims accepted) for the residents of Lawrenceville, Bloomfield, and Stanton Heights. Details:  As […]

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