ReuseFest

ReuseFest is a one-day drop off event open to the general public that diverts materials from local landfills to reuse by Pittsburgh non-profits.

This year we will be expanding to include a pop up shop area during the event featuring children's activities, informational tables, food trucks, reused art for sale and more!  Check our ReuseFest Page for up to date details!

Price: $0.00

Date: April 21, 2018

Address:
Children's Hospital Parking Lot
55th St & Harrison Street
Pittsburgh, PA
15201
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Household Chemical Collection

Please Note: All Household Chemical Collection events are held on Saturdays, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, rain or shine. Participant fee: $3.00 per gallon (a few exceptions apply), cash only. Event flyer will be available by mid-March. Call 412.488.7452 for more information.

Allegheny County #2  Boyce Park Four Seasons Ski Lodge parking lot (GPS address: 750 Center Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15239), Saturday, August 18, 2018 (click here for event flyer).

Price: $70.00

Date: August 18, 2018

Hard to Recycle Collection

Collection event for e-waste, tires, batteries, polystyrene packaging material, and more.

For a detailed list of items collected as well as some associated fees visit the Hard to Recycle webpage.

Price: $0.00

Date: August 25, 2018

Address:
Century III Mall
3075 Clairton Road
West Mifflin, PA
15123 Map and Directions

Backyard Composting Workshop at North Park Rose Barn

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: September 5, 2018

Address:
North Park, Rose Barn
Pearce Mill Road
Allison Park, PA
15101
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Available Spaces: Unlimited

Backyard Composting Workshop at Ross Community Center

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: September 8, 2018

Address:
Ross Township Community Center
1000 Ross Municipal Drive
Pittsburgh, PA
15237
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Available Spaces: Unlimited

ReuseFest

ReuseFest is a one-day drop off event open to the general public that diverts materials from local landfills to reuse by Pittsburgh non-profits.

Check our ReuseFest Page for up to date details!

Price: $0.00

Date: September 8, 2018

Address:
St. Margaret's Hospital
815 Freeport Road
Pittsburgh, PA
15215 Map and Directions

Backyard Composting Workshop at Phipps Garden Center

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: September 11, 2018

Address:
Phipps Garden Center
1059 Shady Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
15232 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Backyard Composting Workshop at Sewickley Public Library

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: September 13, 2018

Address:
Sewickley Public Library
500 Thorn Street
Sewickley, PA
15143
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Available Spaces: Unlimited

Backyard Composting Workshop at Mt. Lebanon Library

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: September 17, 2018

Address:
Mt. Lebanon Library
16 Castle Shannon Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA
15228
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Available Spaces: Unlimited

Backyard Composting Workshop at South Park

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: September 19, 2018

Address:
South Park Home Economics Building
2050 Buffalo Drive
South Park Township, PA
15219
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Available Spaces: Unlimited

Household Chemical Collection

Please Note: All Household Chemical Collection events are held on Saturdays, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, rain or shine. Participant fee: $3.00 per gallon (a few exceptions apply), cash only. Event flyer will be available by mid-March. Call 412.488.7452 for more information.

Allegheny County #3  South Park Wave Pool parking lot, Saturday, September 22, 2018 (click here for event flyer).

Price: $70.00

Date: September 22, 2018

Backyard Composting Workshop at Castle Shannon Library

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: September 22, 2018

Address:
Castle Shannon Library
3677 Myrtle Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
15234 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Recycling Awareness Program at Mt Lebanon Library

Lids on? Lids off? Rinse? Wash? Labels on? Labels off? Which plastics are acceptable? What about a window? Broken plastic toys? Electronics? Tires? Plastic bags? Polystyrene? Appliances? Textiles?

What materials are accepted curbside? What about Hard-to-Recycle items and Household Hazardous Waste? Unwanted pharmaceuticals? Organic debris?

So many questions!

Attend PRC’s Recycling Awareness Workshop and get answers to some of the many questions surrounding recycling in southwestern PA.

Participants will receive a 32-gallon recycling bin with lid.

$50/person or $55/couple

Register online below or by calling 412-488-7490 ext. 247

Pre-registration is required.

Price: $50.00

Date: September 25, 2018

Address:
Mt. Lebanon Library
16 Castle Shannon Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA
15228
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Available Spaces: Unlimited

Rain Barrel Workshop at Phipps Garden Center

PRC’s Watershed Awareness/Rain Barrel Workshop raises awareness of watershed issues, demonstrates how to install a 55-gallon rain barrel, and introduces other rainwater harvesting options.

Participants will also receive a FreeGarden RAIN 55-gallon rain barrel (seen below). Designed with the homeowner/gardener in mind, it is affordable, attractive, and easy to install.

Cost: $80/person and $85/couple
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

You can pay in one of three ways:
-Send a check in mail
-Pay with PayPal
-Bring cash or check with you to workshop

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 247 if you have questions.

If you are unable to attend this class please call as soon as possible to cancel so that we make sure we bring the appropriate amount of materials. Thank you!

Price: $80.00

Date: September 27, 2018

Address:
Phipps Garden Center
1059 Shady Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
15232 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Backyard Composting Workshop at Construction Junction

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: September 29, 2018

Address:
Construction Junction
214 N Lexington Street
Pittsburgh, PA
15208
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Available Spaces: Unlimited

Hard to Recycle Collection

Collection event for e-waste, tires, batteries, polystyrene packaging material, and more.

For a detailed list of items collected as well as some associated fees visit the Hard to Recycle webpage.

Price: $0.00

Date: October 6, 2018

Address:
Settlers Cabin Park
Ridge Road
Pittsburgh, PA
15205 Map and Directions

Backyard Composting Workshop at Blueberry Hill

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: October 7, 2018

Address:
Blueberry Hill Park
Blaine's Way
Sewickley, PA
15143 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Household Chemical Collection

Please Note: All Household Chemical Collection events are held on Saturdays, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, rain or shine. Participant fee: $3.00 per gallon (a few exceptions apply), cash only. Event flyer will be available by mid-March. Call 412.488.7452 for more information.

Beaver County  Bradys Run Park Recycling Center, Saturday, October 13, 2018 (click here for event flyer).

Price: $70.00

Date: October 13, 2018

Vermicomposting Workshop at Ross Community Center

Workshop participants will learn how to house, feed, harvest and care for their own worms. Be prepared to roll-up your sleeves and make your own worm composting bin!
Cost: $70 Single/$75 Couple* (Includes one compost unit per registration)
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

PREPAYMENT FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS REQUIRED.
You can pay in one of two ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Pay with PayPal

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: October 13, 2018

Address:
Ross Township Community Center
1000 Ross Municipal Drive
Pittsburgh, PA
15237
United State Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Recycling Awareness Program at Sewickley Public Library

Lids on? Lids off? Rinse? Wash? Labels on? Labels off? Which plastics are acceptable? What about a window? Broken plastic toys? Electronics? Tires? Plastic bags? Polystyrene? Appliances? Textiles?

What materials are accepted curbside? What about Hard-to-Recycle items and Household Hazardous Waste? Unwanted pharmaceuticals? Organic debris?

So many questions!

Attend PRC’s Recycling Awareness Workshop and get answers to some of the many questions surrounding recycling in southwestern PA.

Participants will receive a 32-gallon recycling bin with lid.

$50/person or $55/couple

Register online below or by calling 412-488-7490 ext. 247

Pre-registration is required.

Price: $50.00

Date: October 18, 2018

Address:
Sewickley Public Library
500 Thorn Street
Sewickley, PA
15143
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Available Spaces: Unlimited

Vermicomposting Workshop at Construction Junction

Workshop participants will learn how to house, feed, harvest and care for their own worms. Be prepared to roll-up your sleeves and make your own worm composting bin!
Cost: $70 Single/$75 Couple* (Includes one compost unit per registration)
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

PREPAYMENT FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS REQUIRED.
You can pay in one of two ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Pay with PayPal

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: November 3, 2018

Address:
Construction Junction
214 N Lexington Street
Pittsburgh, PA
15208
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Vermicomposting Workshop at North Park Rose Barn

Workshop participants will learn how to house, feed, harvest and care for their own worms. Be prepared to roll-up your sleeves and make your own worm composting bin!
Cost: $70 Single/$75 Couple* (Includes one compost unit per registration)
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

PREPAYMENT FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS REQUIRED.
You can pay in one of two ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Pay with PayPal

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: November 6, 2018

Address:
North Park, Rose Barn
Pearce Mill Road
Allison Park, PA
15101
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Vermicomposting Workshop at South Park Buffalo Inn

Workshop participants will learn how to house, feed, harvest and care for their own worms. Be prepared to roll-up your sleeves and make your own worm composting bin!
Cost: $70 Single/$75 Couple* (Includes one compost unit per registration)
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

PREPAYMENT FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS REQUIRED.
You can pay in one of two ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Pay with PayPal

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: November 14, 2018

Address:
South Park, Buffalo Inn
Buffalo Drive
South Park Township, PA
15219
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

2018 Awards Celebration

Help us celebrate the great work that PRC has accomplished since our creation in 1939. With community and in-school education programs, litter and visual blight prevention campaigns, and traditional and specialty recycling project, PRC has been at the forefront of Pennsylvania’s environmental movement for decades.

We can’t continue to do the great work that we do without our amazing volunteers, sponsors, partners, and members, which is why we are very honored to invite you to join us for our 2018 Awards Celebration! Help us celebrate our programs, hear from speakers, network with other members of the environmental community, and launch us into another successful year of resource conservation!

We’re looking forward to seeing you there!

Purchase tickets online here.

Price: $0.00

Date: November 15, 2018

Address:
Material Culture
4700 Wissahickon Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
19144 Map and Directions