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Lens on Litter 2019

Posted by: Sarah Shea on September 29, 2019

Annual Contest Turns Art Into Environmental Action  The Pennsylvania Resources Council invites student and adult amateur photographers from the around the state to be part of the 35th annual Lens on Litter Contest designed to highlight and demonstrate the impacts of litter on the environment and scenic qualities of the Commonwealth.  “The Lens on Litter Contest provides photographers across the state […]

Categories: Litter

NEW Fall Workshops Schedule

Posted by: Sarah Shea on September 16, 2019

There are many chances throughout the fall for you to learn about composting, watershed protection and conserving rainwater, and toxin-free cleaning. To find a day that works for you check the dates and times below! Backyard Composting Workshops Tuesday, September 10th, 6:30 – 8 PM, South Park Thursday, September 12th, 6:30 – 8 PM, North […]

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