The Bugfeed

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 – […]

Categories: Uncategorized

Is Recycling in Crisis?

Posted by: Justin Stockdale on October 24, 2018

Get the story behind the many changes you are hearing about recycling with PRC’s Justin Stockdale on the Pennsylvania Environmental Council’s PA Legacies Podcast. This episode, Talking Trash, was recorded back in August and covers the back story behind why glass is no longer recyclable in some communities and the cost of recycling is rising […]

Sustainable Fall

Posted by: CompostPRC on October 8, 2018

As the seasons change, so do the possibilities of living a green lifestyle. Luckily there are many things you can do to be earth friendly this fall.  Conserve Energy Keep it Cool: It is finally starting to feel like fall outside, and the chilly nights might encourage you to turn up the thermostat. The heat […]

Categories: Education

Become a Member of PRC!

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 20, 2018

Since the Pennsylvania Resources Council’s founding in 1939, we have depended on the support of our members. PRC’s members have helped protect Pennsylvania’s environment for future generations by enabling PRC to: Educate thousands of students and adults annually about environmental awareness and sustainable living. Build community rain gardens to protect local watersheds. Fight scenic blight like […]

Categories: Sustainable Home

Media Recycling

Posted by: Kim Bischof on August 21, 2018

PRC is proud to offer a number of Hard to Recycle Collection Events throughout Allegheny County to help local residents responsibly recycle materials that are not accepted into local recycling programs. Over the last 16 years, PRC has worked hard to expand this list to take as many different materials as possible to ensure that is is […]