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ReuseFest Goes to Erie in September!

Posted by: Sarah Shea on August 14, 2019

Clean out the garage…the basement…the overflowing closets throughout the house because a regional large-scale collection of materials to be REUSED by local nonprofits will take place on Saturday, September 7, in Erie. The Pennsylvania Resources Council’s “ReuseFest” – a one-of-a-kind drop-off event for gently used materials destined for reuse by numerous local nonprofit organizations – […]

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Justin Stockdale Named PRC Managing Director

Posted by: admin on August 7, 2019

On August 7, the Pennsylvania Resources Council announced the appointment of Justin Stockdale as Managing Director as part of a significant transition project being undertaken by the Commonwealth’s oldest grassroots environmental organization. The appointment establishes Mr. Stockdale– who has headed PRC’s Western Office in Pittsburgh since 2014– as leader of the organization’s statewide environmental education […]

Beaver County Glass Program

Posted by: Sarah Shea on July 15, 2019

Since June 5, 2019, the Beaver County Department of Waste Management has offered glass drop-off services to its residents at the Brady’s Run Park Recycling Center in Brighton Township. As in many Western PA communities, haulers and the county’s waste management department stopped collecting glass January 1. Holly Vogt, director of the Beaver County Department […]

Categories: Glass Recycling

June 30th Glass Recycling at Threadbare

Posted by: Sarah Shea on June 25, 2019

  Looking for a place north of the city to recycle your glass? We’re very pleased to announce a special PRC Pop-Up Glass Collection sponsored by Threadbare Cider and Mead, this Sunday June 30th from 11:00 am-3:00 pm.  Register here for this FREE event, bring any glass bottles, jars, or jugs you’ve been storing to the Cider House location in the Northside, and receive a cider […]

Categories: Glass Recycling

“PA DEP RECYCLING HOTLINE” ANSWERS QUESTIONS

Posted by: Sarah Shea on May 15, 2019

Wrapping up spring cleaning and wondering how to responsibly disposeof the many unwanted materials you’ve put aside? Finding answers is as easy as contacting the PA DEP Recycling Hotline operated by the Pennsylvania Resources Council.  Call 1-800-346-4242 to quickly gain answers regarding how to responsibly recycle a wide range of materials not suitable for curbside […]

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