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The Scoop on Glass Recycling during Quarantine: Updates on PRC Glass Program

Posted by: Stacy Albin on April 16, 2020

  A note from the manager of PRC’s Recycling Glass Program, Ashley DiGregorio: When PRC first piloted our Pop-Up Glass Events in early 2019, it was always with the hope that residents would one day be able to access that drop-off model on a regular basis – not just at a Saturday event. In light […]

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5 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day 2020 Close to Home

Posted by: Stacy Albin on April 16, 2020

April 22, 2020, marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, the planet’s largest civic event, currently mobilizing 1 billion individuals worldwide each year. While staying close to home this year, you can still take part in numerous Earth Day activities throughout the coming week. Join PRC in celebrating Earth Week as we offer several close-to-home […]

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Preparing for a Household Chemical Collection

Posted by: Sarah Shea on April 14, 2020

Since 2003, PRC has helped Western PA residents to safely dispose of over 5,000,000 lbs of household chemicals through our Household Chemical Collection Events. These events provide residents with a responsible means of disposing of hazardous materials such as automotive fluids, household cleaners, paint, and other chemicals. By knowing what to expect at our events, […]

Green New Year’s Resolution for 2020

Posted by: Sarah Shea on December 23, 2019

Make a New Year’s resolution to care for the environment – especially since an average American produces 4.4 pounds of waste each day! “While most people have heard the phrase ‘reduce, reuse, recycle,’ we’re suggesting everyone up their game in the coming year to incorporate into their everyday activities the “five Rs” of zero waste […]

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Deconstruction & Reuse Conference – Oct. 28th 2019

Posted by: Sarah Shea on October 17, 2019

The annual Build Reuse Deconstruction and Reuse Conference is only national conference focused on how construction and demolition waste can be turned into economic opportunities.  With dozens of speakers ranging from community development, architecture, advocacy, reuse operations and deconstruction, there is a place for you! If you believe in the vision of Build Reuse then […]

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