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RECYCLING COLLECTIONS FOR CITY OF PITTSBURGH RESIDENTS

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on May 9, 2022

PRC has been contracted by the City of Pittsburgh to operate recycling collections to enable City residents to dispose of a wide variety of materials not collected curbside. CLICK HERE to read May 9 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article “Electronic Waste Collection Program Returning” QUESTIONS?  For additional information, City of Pittsburgh residents can contact [email protected] or calling […]

Categories: Recycling

HARD-TO-RECYCLE COLLECTIONS LAUNCH JUNE 4

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on May 4, 2022

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER PRC will launch its 2022 HARD-TO-RECYCLE COLLECTION campaign by hosting an event at Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills, Frazer Township, on Saturday, June 4, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Throughout the summer and fall, four hard-to-recycle collections held in partnership with the Allegheny County Health Department will enable individuals to responsibly […]

Categories: HTR

FREE STATEWIDE RECYCLING WEBINAR SET FOR MAY 12

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on May 2, 2022

Ready to recycle?  In just one hour, you can learn what to leave curbside, what to toss into trash and how to dispose of specialty materials. Individuals living throughout Pennsylvania are invited to take part in the Pennsylvania Resources Council’s free “Recycling & Waste Reduction” webinar on Thursday, May 12, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.  […]

Categories: Recycling

MAY WEBINAR SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on April 28, 2022

In May, PRC will conduct a variety of environmental education webinars to teach residents principles of backyard composting, options for recycling a wide variety of materials, and methods for protecting watersheds including the use of rain barrels. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER All workshops listed below take place online from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 3 […]

Categories: Education

MAY TRAVELING GLASS RECYCLING BIN SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on April 22, 2022

PRC’s Traveling Glass Recycling Bin Program provides a free recycling service that rotates through a variety of locations in western Pennsylvania.  This innovative program provides residents with a higher quality glass recycling option than typical curbside programs, ensuring that glass deposited into the bin meets the highest standards and can be fully recycled. PRC Traveling […]

Categories: Glass Recycling

GO “GREEN” ON EARTH DAY (AND EVERY DAY)

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on April 19, 2022

In celebration of Earth Day 2022, PRC offers three suggestions for going “green” on April 22 — and every day of the year! 1) ROLL UP YOUR SLEEVES Become involved in community cleanup efforts organized by groups such as Allegheny CleanWays and Friends of the Riverfront Bring awareness to local litter problems by submitting photographs […]

Categories: Organizational News

TWO HOUSEHOLD CHEMICAL COLLECTIONS IN MAY

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on April 19, 2022

In May, PRC will host two household chemical collection events in western Pennsylvania to enable area residents to conveniently dispose of materials such as cleaners, paints, stains and varnishes, batteries, motor oil and pesticides. Saturday, May 7, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. ALLEGHENY COUNTY – North Park Swimming Pool parking lot Saturday, May 21, […]

Categories: HHW