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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 […]

Volunteer with PRC

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on May 15, 2017

PRC needs your help! We work hard to responsibly recycle and dispose of tricky materials like TVs, paint, tires, batteries and more, to protect local waterways from stormwater overflow, and to divert thousands of pounds from Pittsburgh’s biggest events through recycling, composting, reuse, and more! But we can’t do it alone! At all of our […]

Categories: Collection Events

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, […]

Chemical Collection Milestone

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on April 26, 2017

A collection event on Saturday, May 6, at the North Park Swimming Pool parking lot will provide Pennsylvania residents with the first of six opportunities to safely and cost effectively dispose of common household chemicals in 2017. Throughout the spring, summer and fall, the PRC will hold events in Allegheny, Beaver, Cambria and Washington counties […]

Drug Take-Back Day – April 2017

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on April 12, 2017

In conjunction with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) 13th National Drug Take-Back Day, PRC and its partners will provide several local venues to safely dispose of unwanted medication on Saturday, April 29, 2017. PRC will partner with Pennsylvania American Water and other organizations to host three drop-off collection events in western Pennsylvania on April 29 […]