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Justin Stockdale Named PRC Managing Director

Posted by: admin on August 7, 2019

On August 7, the Pennsylvania Resources Council announced the appointment of Justin Stockdale as Managing Director as part of a significant transition project being undertaken by the Commonwealth’s oldest grassroots environmental organization. The appointment establishes Mr. Stockdale– who has headed PRC’s Western Office in Pittsburgh since 2014– as leader of the organization’s statewide environmental education […]

“PA DEP RECYCLING HOTLINE” ANSWERS QUESTIONS

Posted by: Sarah Shea on May 15, 2019

Wrapping up spring cleaning and wondering how to responsibly disposeof the many unwanted materials you’ve put aside? Finding answers is as easy as contacting the PA DEP Recycling Hotline operated by the Pennsylvania Resources Council.  Call 1-800-346-4242 to quickly gain answers regarding how to responsibly recycle a wide range of materials not suitable for curbside […]

Categories: Education

Support PRC through the EITC Program

Posted by: Sarah Shea on April 2, 2019

Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program is a way for businesses to enrich educational opportunities for students and earn tax credits by donating to an Educational Improvement Organization.  Through EITC, eligible businesses can receive tax credits equal to 75% of their contribution, up to $750,000 per taxable year.  The tax credit may be increased […]

Categories: Education

ReuseFest set for FutureFest 2019

Posted by: Sarah Shea on January 24, 2019

This year PRC in partnership with Communitopia is excited to announce that ReuseFest will be taking place on April 20th at FutureFest in Buhl Park on Pittsburgh’s North Side. FutureFest 2019 is a future-focused, fresh take on Earth Day. Visitors will get a glimpse of the world of tomorrow through art, demonstrations, performance, science, food, hands-on activities, and […]

NEW Fall Workshops Schedule

Posted by: Sarah Shea on January 16, 2019

There is no better time than now to learn new earth-friendly ways to take care of your body, home and garden! There are many chances throughout the spring for you to learn about composting, watershed protection and conserving rainwater, and toxin-free cleaning. To find a day that works for you check the dates and times […]