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Drug Take Back Day 2018

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on April 23, 2018

Safely dispose of your old prescription drugs, expired over-the-counter medications, and other pharmaceuticals with PRC! This April, 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, April 28, from 10AM – 2PM, bring your unwanted and expired […]

Go Green with a Workshop!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 13, 2018

PRC has announced its Spring 2018 schedule of workshops to take place in Allegheny County. To register for a PRC workshop, visit www.prc.org/programs or call 412-488-7490 x226. BACKYARD COMPOSTING WORKSHOPS Friday, April 13, from 7 – 8:30 p.m., Blueberry Hill Park, Franklin Park Borough Wednesday, April 18, from 7 – 8:30 p.m., Ross Township Municipal […]

Have a Sustainable Spring!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 13, 2018

Punxsutawny Phil called for six more weeks of winter, but Spring is nearly here. Be ready with these tips for a truly green spring!  Spring Cleaning  Keep it simple: Many popular cleaning products contain harsh chemicals that can adversely affect your indoor air quality and lead to health issues. Try buying green products or making your own.  Declutter Responsibility: As you pile up the […]

Categories: Sustainable Home

Become a Stream Smart Property!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 13, 2018

PRC is inviting any property owner in the Darby and Cobbs Creek Watersheds to participate in the Stream Smart Stormwater House Call program! Stream Smart properties will receive information about stormwater pollution and a personalized stormwater audit of their property free of charge. This audit will identify changes property owners can take to reduce stormwater runoff leaving […]

Spend Earth Day at ReuseFest!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on March 12, 2018

Celebrate Earth Day with reuse! This year, spend your Earth Day at ReuseFest! PRC’s 7th annual ReuseFest offers a one-day collection event for gently used materials like clothing, houseware, art supplies, and more to be reused by local nonprofits. Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Children’s Hospital Parking Lot, located […]