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#GivingTuesdayNow

Posted by: Stacy Albin on May 5, 2020

  As the world continues to deal with a global health and economic crisis, GivingTuesday, the groundbreaking global generosity movement, announced #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of giving and unity, taking place today as an emergency response to the enormous need caused by COVID-19. The day is designed to focus on generosity, citizen engagement and support […]

Categories: Donation

Living Zero Waste: Ordering Takeout

Posted by: Stacy Albin on April 30, 2020

  Anyone else tired of cooking at home? Or maybe you want to treat yourself to a night “eating out.” Most restaurants have adapted their menus and takeout options to accommodate continued restrictions of Stay at Home orders. This week, PRC provides a few strategies you can take when ordering takeout that adhere to the […]

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Sort, Save and Store! Updates on PRC’s Collection Events

Posted by: Stacy Albin on April 24, 2020

  PRC will soon announce the 2020 collection events calendar – which has been altered out of an abundance of caution for the safety of event participants, volunteers, partners and staff due to the Commonwealth’s COVID-19 Stay At Home order – and asks individuals to SAVE MATERIALS until local collection opportunities become available, the event […]

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Living Zero Waste: SHOPPING ONLINE

Posted by: Stacy Albin on April 23, 2020

  With most retail stores being closed for the past month, and without knowing when they will reopen again, many consumers have turned to online shopping to purchase items they need or want during the Stay-at-Home order. You might even be ordering your groceries online or signing up for weekly meal delivery plans. This week, […]

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Best Practices at a Hard to Recycle Collection

Posted by: Sarah Shea on April 22, 2020

Every Year PRC holds a number of Hard-to-Recycle Collection events in order to provide residents with a responsible means of disposing of e-waste. We partner with eLoop, a BAN e-Stewards Certified Recycler, to ensure electronics are recycled properly.  At these events, residents have opportunity to dispose of freon appliances, tires, polystyrene packaging material (or Styrofoam […]