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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 […]

Drug Take Back Day 2017

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on October 17, 2017

Safely dispose of your old prescription drugs, expired over-the-counter medications, and other pharmaceuticals with PRC! This October, PRC is partnering with PA American Water to host three drop-off locations as part of the Drug Enforcement Agency’s (DEA) National Drug Take Back Day! On Saturday, October 28, from 10AM – 2PM, bring your unwanted and expired […]

Tips for a Green Halloween!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 26, 2017

Fall is in the air, which means that it’s almost time for Halloween! The spookiest time of year is an excellent time to reduce your waste footprint. Make this year the greenest yet with these tips! 1. Carve it green! Carving jack-o-lanterns? Be sure to purchase local and organic pumpkins – Pennyslvania pumpkins travel less […]

Categories: Sustainable Home

Fall Collection Events

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 22, 2017

Time is running out to responsibly recycle your unwanted household chemicals, hard-to-recycle, pharmaceuticals, and gently used household times at PRC’s remaining 2017 collection events! October marks the end of our 15th season of providing responsible disposal options for household chemicals (including automotive fluids, household cleaners, paints, and pesticides and hard-to-recycle items (including electronics, televisions, tires, […]

PRC’s Fall Workshops!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on August 25, 2017

Fall is the perfect time to hit the books and learn new skills. Join PRC for a Conservation Workshop to learn how to conserve water with a rain barrel, turn leaves and food scraps into valuable compost or avoid exposure to common chemicals, carcinogens and toxins in the environment. Check the schedule below to find […]