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FEBRUARY “BACKYARD COMPOSTING” WEBINARS SCHEDULED

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on January 26, 2022

PRC will conduct two online environmental education webinars in February to teach residents the importance and process of backyard composting. “You can compost for a greener, healthier world, and it’s easier than you think,” according to PRC Education Program Coordinator Nancy Martin.  “Nearly a quarter of your waste stream is compostable, so it’s vital that […]

Categories: Education

STUDENTS CAN TAKE PART IN “LET’S CLEAR THE AIR” POSTER CHALLENGE

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on January 25, 2022

PRC works in collaboration with the Southwest PA Air Quality Partnership to present the 12th annual Let’s Clear the Air Poster Challenge.  CLICK HERE FOR COMPLETE CONTEST DETAILS. The goal of the Challenge is for students in Southwestern PA to learn about the effects of air pollution and how to reduce their exposure — and […]

Categories: Education

PRC RECEIVES PA DEP GRANT TO SUPPORT WATERSHED PROTECTION EFFORTS

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on January 24, 2022

PRC and partners will receive $244,475 from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to support watershed restoration and protection projects in southeastern Pennsylvania. PRC will work in partnership with the Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative (EDCSC), Darby Creek Valley Association (DCVA), the Friends of the Heinz Refuge, the Hav-A-Rain Garden Program and the Upper […]

MUNICIPALITIES CAN REQUEST TRAVELING GLASS RECYCLING BIN

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on January 19, 2022

The PRC Traveling Glass Recycling Bin Program provides a free recycling service to residents by rotating through a variety of western Pennsylvania locations. “Since early 2020, the bin has visited numerous locations for weeklong engagements to provide residents with a convenient method for recycling glass,” according to PRC Deputy Director Sarah Alessio Shea. “During daylight […]

Categories: Glass Recycling

GLASS RECYCLING JAN 15 – 20 IN FINDLAY TOWNSHIP

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on January 11, 2022

Individuals can drop off glass bottles, jars and jugs of all colors (no color sorting required). Containers should be empty and rinsed, with lids and labels still on. Bags and boxes used to deliver glass must be discarded off-site. Saturday, January 15 – Thursday, January 20 (daylight hours) WEEKLONG TRAVELING GLASS BIN APPEARANCE FINDLAY PUBLIC […]

Categories: Glass Recycling