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Blue Bin Webinar Teaches Pittsburgh Residents to “RECYCLE RIGHT”

Posted by: Mary Beth Mueller on March 17, 2021

  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR A WEBINAR   In conjunction with the City of Pittsburgh’s blue recycling bin distribution program, residents can learn to RECYCLE RIGHT by taking part in a free online workshop. The 30-minute webinar, presented by the Pennsylvania Resources Council, spotlights bin use as well as options for disposing of hard-to-recycle […]

Categories: EducationRecycling


Posted by: admin on August 19, 2020

In September, PRC will host a variety of conservation workshops, now conducted as online webinars. The new format enables individuals living in southwestern Pennsylvania to take part in online instruction and then to make arrangements to pick up a composting bin or rain barrel at PRC’s headquarters in Pittsburgh’s North Side.  Individuals living throughout the […]

Categories: EducationRecycling

Q: What Can you do to Keep Supply Chains Strong?

Posted by: admin on April 14, 2020

  A: Learn how to properly recycle! While nearly all aspects of daily life and business have been disrupted by COVID-19, trash and recycling collection have been deemed essential services. Refuse and sanitation workers have joined the ranks of #EverydayHeroes on the frontlines, risking daily exposure in order to keep our neighborhoods, and our supply […]

Living Zero Waste: AT HOME

Posted by: admin on April 9, 2020

My first introduction to COVID-19 was at 6:30am on a Thursday morning in early March. I went to a Starbucks in the suburban neighborhood where my parents live to grab a cup of coffee before sitting down to work. I set my reusable mug that I always have on hand on the counter and ordered […]

Final Hard to Recycle of the Season – Oct. 5th

Posted by: Sarah Shea on October 2, 2019

“HARD-TO-RECYCLE” COLLECTION AT SETTLERS CABIN PARK Collection to accept e-waste, cell phones, tires and more The Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) will host a HARD-TO-RECYCLE collection on Saturday, October 5, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Settlers Cabin Park in Robinson Township to enable area residents to conveniently dispose of numerous items not suitable for […]