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2022 GLASS RECYCLING IN ALLEGHENY COUNTY PARKS

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on March 22, 2022

Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald has announced that the county has partnered with the Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) for a second year to offer its Traveling Glass Recycling Bin Program in county parks.  “Glass recycling continues to be an interest of residents in the county and with fewer curbside options available, we’re delighted to provide […]

Categories: Glass Recycling

PRC JOB OPENINGS

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on March 21, 2022

Pennsylvania Resources Council is a team-orienting place to work. As an organization, we are inclusive, motivating, and passionate. Our staff provides hands-on services to build community engagement and necessary resources. If you’re experienced with waste systems and diversion, you might find the perfect job with us. Currently, we have the following employment opportunities. Current Employment […]

Categories: Organizational News

April 16 Collection at PPG Paints Arena

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on March 15, 2022

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER PRC TO HOST APRIL 16 HOUSEHOLD CHEMICAL COLLECTION AT PPG PAINTS ARENA 2022 PRC collection campaign launches with event sponsored by PPG & Pittsburgh Penguins The Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) will launch its 2022 household chemical collection campaign on April 16 by hosting a drive-thru event at PPG Paints Arena to […]

Categories: Collection Events

PRC 2022 COLLECTION SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on March 9, 2022

2022 COLLECTIONS TO ACCEPT E-WASTE, TIRES, SMALL FREON APPLIANCES, HOUSEHOLD CHEMICALS AND MORE Mark your 2022 calendar now for dates to drop off a wide variety of materials – ranging from computers and tires to household chemicals and smoke detectors – at upcoming collection events sponsored by the Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) and its partners. […]

Categories: Collection Events

MARCH WEBINARS TEACH “BACKYARD COMPOSTING”

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on March 2, 2022

PRC will conduct two online environmental education webinars in March to teach residents the importance and process of backyard composting.  Individuals living in Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and surrounding areas can learn online and then make arrangements to pick up their compost bins at PRC’s eastern office in Delaware County and western office in Allegheny County. “You […]

Categories: Education

GLASS RECYCLING EXPANDS IN SOUTHWESTERN PA

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on March 1, 2022

A ribbon cutting ceremony on March 1 marked the launch of the Glass Recycling Collaborative of Southwestern PA, a newly formed partnership between municipalities in Allegheny County and the Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) to provide uninterrupted glass recycling access thanks to a grant provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP). Area residents […]

Categories: Glass Recycling

“GLASS RECYCLING COLLABORATIVE” LAUNCHES IN MARCH

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on February 24, 2022

  Residents of Allegheny County soon will enjoy new opportunities to drop off glass bottles, jars and jugs at permanent recycling dumpsters thanks to a grant provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP). The Glass Recycling Collaborative of Southwestern PA, a newly formed partnership between municipalities in Allegheny County and the Pennsylvania […]

Categories: Glass Recycling