The Bugfeed

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 […]

Stop 5 Types of Junk Mail

Posted by: admin on January 8, 2020

What’s the deal with all of this junk mail? When I come home from work, I run to the mailbox to check for heartwarming snail mail. What do I find? I see two penny-savers, an unwanted magazine from the grocery store, a newspaper from a retail store I’ve never been to, and an amalgam of […]

Celebrate Sustainable Gift-Giving & Holidays

Posted by: admin on December 16, 2019

Throughout the year, many folks celebrate a variety of Holidays, including ones that involve gift exchanges. We can keep our waste production in the back of our minds, too. We throw away wrapping paper, bows, packaging material, burnt-out lights, and fruit cakes (that few enjoy, but maybe that’s just me). Most of what we consume […]

Categories: Sustainable Home

Drug Take Back Day Fall 2019

Posted by: Sarah Shea on October 21, 2019

Safely dispose of your old prescription drugs, expired over-the-counter medications, and other pharmaceuticals with PRC! On Saturday, October 26, from 10AM – 2PM, bring your unwanted and expired medications to the following locations be responsibly managed at no charge: Green Tree Borough Building – 10 W Manilla Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15220 Mt. Lebanon Medical Rescue Team […]

Become a Stream Smart Property!

Posted by: admin on July 20, 2018

PRC is inviting any property owner in the Darby and Cobbs Creek Watersheds to participate in the Stream Smart Stormwater House Call program! Stream Smart properties will receive audits that help residents learn how stormwater runoff impacts our local streams and creeks. The audit offers information about stormwater  “Best Management Practices” that, when implemented, will […]

PRC Wins Governor’s Award

Posted by: admin on March 23, 2016

PRC is very excited to announce that we are a recipient of a 2016 Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence! This award is presented to Pennsylvania projects that promote environmental stewardship and economic development and protect the Commonwealth’s land, air, water, and public health. The project was awarded for PRC’s Darby Creek Stormwater Inisitaive: Getting to […]

Categories: Sustainable Home