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Member Spotlight: NOVA Chemicals

Posted by: Admin West on April 26, 2017

Some Food for Thought: Plastic Packaging is one of the Solutions to Reducing Food Waste By Mike Cappelli, food packaging market manager, NOVA Chemicals Polyethylene Business The numbers are staggering. Approximately 40 percent of food in America is wasted. Each one of us throws away nearly 300 pounds of food each year.  And yet, one in […]

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Poster Challenge Winners Announced

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on April 17, 2017

Western Pennsylvania’s celebration of Earth Day 2017 will include a display of award-winning artwork created by local students who entered the 7th annual “Let’s Clear the Air Poster Challenge” sponsored by the Southwest Pennsylvania Air Quality Partnership (SPAQP) and PRC. More than 2,100 students attending 37 public, parochial and private schools in a 10-county region […]

Categories: Education

ReuseFest 2017

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on April 5, 2017

Clean out the closets, the garage and the basement!  On Earth Day, PRC’s sixth annual ReuseFest will offer a one-day collection event for materials destined for reuse by local nonprofits. The festivities will take place on Saturday, April 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at UPMC Passavant “green” parking lot off Babcock Boulevard in […]

Categories: Collection Events

New Faces at PRC

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on April 3, 2017

PRC is excited to move into another busy season of specialty recycling collection events, in-school and adult workshops, farmers markets, and zero waste events! To make an even bigger impact in 2017, PRC invited two new faces to join the team in our Western Office! PRC would like to officially welcome Omoye Aikhuele and Dakota […]

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Farmers’ Market Open for 2017

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 28, 2017

PRC is excited to announce that our Newtown Square Farmer’s Market will be opening for the 2017 season on Wednesday, May 24th! We also invite community members to bring their small electronics to the market to be recycled at no cost! Find a complete list of items accepted for recycling below. Join us at the […]

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