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PRC’s New Shared CFO

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on September 6, 2017

PRC has partnered with four local environmental non-profits to establish a Shared Chief Financial Officer (CFO) position, beginning in September 2017. This “resource-sharing position” will enable PRC and the other non-profits to improve organizational reporting and transparancy, as well as financial management capabilities and strategic financial planning. “In a City where the not for profit […]

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Recycling Boosts PA Economy

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on June 27, 2017

A new report from the Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center (RMC) and the IHS Markit (IHS) has outlined the specific economic benefits that recycling brings to Pennsylvania. While most of the public is aware that recycling benefits the local and global environment, RMC and the IHS conducted an 18 month study to document and demonstrate the […]

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Member Spotlight: NOVA Chemicals

Posted by: Admin West on April 26, 2017

Some Food for Thought: Plastic Packaging is one of the Solutions to Reducing Food Waste By Mike Cappelli, food packaging market manager, NOVA Chemicals Polyethylene Business The numbers are staggering. Approximately 40 percent of food in America is wasted. Each one of us throws away nearly 300 pounds of food each year.  And yet, one in […]

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Founders of Scenic America

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on October 27, 2016

PRC’s first Executive Director, Ruth Becker, was recently honored at the Scenic America Conference in Salisbury, NC! Becker is one of Scenic America’s founders in addition to being instrumental in the founding of Keep America Beautiful. Throughout her career, Becker worked tirelessly for modern recycling programs, environmental advocacy, and environmental education.  Carol Butler, PRC’s Environmental […]

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PRC Receives National Fish & Wildlife Grant

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on July 25, 2016

PRC was pleased to join the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, the William Penn Foundation, and other conservation organizations at the Race Street Pier in Philadelphia for the announcement of $1.77 million in project grants for the 3rd year of the Delaware River Restoration Fund. PRC, with project partners, Eastern Delaware County Stormwater Collaborative, Lower Merion […]

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