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Is Recycling in Crisis?

Posted by: Justin Stockdale on October 24, 2018

Get the story behind the many changes you are hearing about recycling with PRC’s Justin Stockdale on the Pennsylvania Environmental Council’s PA Legacies Podcast. This episode, Talking Trash, was recorded back in August and covers the back story behind why glass is no longer recyclable in some communities and the cost of recycling is rising […]

PRC Honors Green Leaders

Posted by: Mary Kate Ranii on August 7, 2018

The Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) announced today its 2018 Environmental Leadership awardees, four organizations that have demonstrated a deep commitment to environmental stewardship in their communities. The awards will be presented at the our annual Awards Celebration on Thursday, November 15, at Material Culture in Philadelphia. Click HERE to sponsor the event or to purchase […]

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CFL Recycling

Posted by: admin on July 24, 2018

Compact florescent lights (CFL) have gained a lot of popularity for their energy efficiency. CFL bulbs are more efficient and have a longer lifespan that traditional incandescent lamps. However, do to the small amount of mercury inside of CFL bulbs they should not be placed in curbside trash. Instead, bring them to a PRC Hard to […]

Battery Recycling

Posted by: admin on July 17, 2018

Batteries should never be placed in the residential trash, so what do you do with them? Bring them to one of PRC’s  Hard to Recycle Collection Events!  PRC is proud to offer a number of Hard to Recycle Collection Events throughout Allegheny County to help local residents responsibly recycle materials that are not accepted into local recycling programs. […]

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Television Recycling

Posted by: admin on July 11, 2018

PRC is proud to offer a number of Hard to Recycle Collection Events throughout Allegheny County to help local residents responsibly recycle materials that are not accepted into local recycling programs. Over the last 16 years, PRC has worked hard to expand this list to take as many different materials as possible to ensure that they are […]

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