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Lens on Litter 2018 Winners

Posted by: Sarah Shea on January 3, 2019

The results are in! This year’s winners of the Gene Capaldi Lens On Litter photo contest have been announced. This contest is designed to raise awareness of the litter problem across Pennsylvania. All the pictures are taken in the state and our six winners are all committed to cleaning up litter when they see it. […]

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Eco Friendly Holiday Traditions

Posted by: Kim Bischof on December 6, 2018

Everyone has their favorite traditions for this time of year. Here are a few items to add to your holiday schedule that are good for you and the planet. Card Gift boxes Do you have pile of old holiday cards that are too pretty to throw away? Follow these directions to make those cards into […]

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TRUE Zero Waste Symposium – February 21st 2019

Posted by: Sarah Shea on November 16, 2018

Join PRC and our Zero Waste Pennsylvania team to learn how your business or institution can advance its solid waste and recycling goals with fiscally responsible strategies. This workshop will present TRUE, a rigorous new standard which moves beyond others by focusing on how we operate our businesses, factories and institutions. PRC is proud to partner with Green Building Alliance (GBA) and Phipps […]

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Shop Sustainable

Posted by: Kim Bischof on November 16, 2018

How sustainable are your shopping practices? Whether you are picking out the perfect gift or picking up a few things you need this holiday season, try these tips to shopping green!   Shop Local You’ve heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but have you ever celebrated Small Business Saturday? Local businesses tend to purchase supplies locally, […]

A Look Back at 2018

Posted by: Kim Bischof on November 15, 2018

As 2018 comes to a close, we’re taking a look back as some of this year’s highlights!   Collection Events With the help of our amazing volunteers and contractors, PRC was able to host five Hard to Recycle Events throughout Allegheny County, serving nearly 4,000 residents! Here’s how much material was recycled: 348,842 pounds of electronics – […]

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