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SEPTEMBER WORKSHOP SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on August 26, 2021

In September, PRC will conduct a variety of adult environmental education classes in both virtual and in-person formats. Online instruction will include: BACKYARD COMPOSTING WEBINARS – September 1 and September 7 for individuals living in southeastern and southwestern PA (bin pick up in Delaware County and Allegheny County) WATERSHED AWARENESS/RAIN BARREL WEBINAR – September 9 […]

Categories: Education

SEPT 11 HOUSEHOLD CHEMICAL COLLECTION IN SOUTH PARK

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on August 24, 2021

PRC will host a household chemical collection Saturday, September 11, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the South Park Wave Pool parking lot in Allegheny County to enable residents to safely and cost effectively dispose of common chemicals such as cleaners, paints, stains and varnishes, batteries, motor oil and pesticides. Participants must register in […]

Categories: HHW

SEPTEMBER GLASS COLLECTION SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on August 20, 2021

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. Traveling Glass […]

Categories: Glass Recycling

PRC APPOINTS DEPUTY DIRECTOR

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on August 12, 2021

PRC announces the appointment of Sarah Alessio Shea, who since 2005 has overseen a variety of PRC recycling programs in western Pennsylvania.  The 70+ collection events she’s organized have kept more than 3 million pounds of material out of landfills. Ms. Shea’s logistical expertise and hands-on leadership will now benefit the organization statewide as she […]

Categories: Organizational News

FREE AUGUST 18 “RECYCLING & WASTE REDUCTION” WEBINAR

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on August 2, 2021

LEARN WHAT TO LEAVE CURBSIDE, WHAT TO TOSS INTO TRASH AND HOW TO DISPOSE OF SPECIALTY MATERIALS Individuals living throughout Pennsylvania can take part in PRC’s free “Recycling & Waste Reduction” webinar on Wednesday August 18, from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.  The online workshop will answer common questions surrounding recycling issues such as curbside collection, […]

Categories: Recycling