Glass Recycling - Dormont

PRC will host pop-up collection events where we will accept all colors of glass bottles and jars from the public. All events will use the following format:

  • Open from 9am – 2pm
  • All events on Saturdays
  • No cost to users
  • Accept all colors of glass bottles and jars
    • No window glass
    • No drinking glasses or stemware
    • No ceramics
  • PRC staff and volunteers will be on site to assist recyclers

Visit http://prc.org/programs/collection-events/glassrecycling/ for more details

Price: $0.00

Date: September 21, 2019

Address:
Dormont Pool
1801 Dormont Ave
Pittsburgh, PA
15216 Map and Directions

Glass Recycling - South Strabane

PRC will host pop-up collection events where we will accept all colors of glass bottles and jars from the public. All events will use the following format:

  • Open from 9am – 2pm
  • All events on Saturdays
  • No cost to users
  • Accept all colors of glass bottles and jars
    • No window glass
    • No drinking glasses or stemware
    • No ceramics
  • PRC staff and volunteers will be on site to assist recyclers

Visit http://prc.org/programs/collection-events/glassrecycling/ for more details

Price: $0.00

Date: September 28, 2019

Address:
South Strabane Administration Building
550 Washington Rd
Washington, PA
15301 Map and Directions

Hard to Recycle Collection

Collection event for e-waste, tires, batteries, polystyrene packaging material, and more.

For a detailed list of items collected as well as some associated fees visit the Hard to Recycle webpage.

Price: $0.00

Date: October 5, 2019

Address:
Settlers Cabin Park
Ridge Road
Pittsburgh, PA
15205 Map and Directions

Recycling Awareness Program at Sewickley Public Library

Lids on? Lids off? Rinse? Wash? Labels on? Labels off? Which plastics are acceptable? What about a window? Broken plastic toys? Electronics? Tires? Plastic bags? Polystyrene? Appliances? Textiles?

What materials are accepted curbside? What about Hard-to-Recycle items and Household Hazardous Waste? Unwanted pharmaceuticals? Organic debris?

So many questions!

Attend PRC’s Recycling Awareness Workshop and get answers to some of the many questions surrounding recycling in southwestern PA.

Participants will receive a 32-gallon recycling bin with lid.

$50/person or $55/couple

Register online below or by calling 412-488-7490 ext. 247

Pre-registration is required.

Price: $50.00

Date: October 7, 2019

Address:
Sewickley Public Library
500 Thorn Street
Sewickley, PA
15143
United States Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Backyard Composting Workshop at East End Food Co-op

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: October 9, 2019

Address:
East End Food Co-Op

Pittsburgh, PA
15208
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Household Chemical Collection

Please Note: All Household Chemical Collection events are held on Saturdays, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, rain or shine. Participant fee: $3.00 per gallon (a few exceptions apply), cash only. Call 412.488.7452 for more information.

Beaver County  Bradys Run Park Recycling Center, Saturday, October 12, 2019 (click here for event flyer).

Price: $70.00

Date: October 12, 2019

Glass Recycling - Mt. Lebanon Main Park

PRC will host pop-up collection events where we will accept all colors of glass bottles and jars from the public. All events will use the following format:

  • Open from 9am – 2pm
  • All events on Saturdays
  • No cost to users
  • Accept all colors of glass bottles and jars
    • No window glass
    • No drinking glasses or stemware
    • No ceramics
  • PRC staff and volunteers will be on site to assist recyclers

Visit http://prc.org/programs/collection-events/glassrecycling/ for more details

Price: $0.00

Date: October 12, 2019

Address:
Mt. Lebanon Main Park, Commissioner Lot
900 Cedar Blvd
Pittsburgh, PA
15228 Map and Directions

Backyard Composting Workshop at Phipps Garden Center

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: October 14, 2019

Address:
Phipps Garden Center
1059 Shady Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
15232 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

PRC 80th Anniversary Celebration

It’s Time to Celebrate!

We’re excited to invite you to celebrate PRC’s 80 years of protecting Pennsylvania’s environment!

Tickets and Details at www.prc.org/80th

Join us at the Ballroom at Ellis Preserve on October 17th for a night of conversation, conservation, and cocktails.  It’s your chance to raise a glass to an amazing organization that has spent 80 years working to preserve Pennsylvania’s natural resources.

Network with PRC employees, Board Members, and others who share a passion for preserving our planet.  Learn about PRC and hear testimonials from community members who have been impacted by our work.

Find out how you can initiate change in your community through various PRC programs including Litter? Not In Philly, Conservation Workshops, Zero Waste Services, Collection Events, and Environmental Education.

Bid on some amazing silent auction items and try your luck at winning $500 or the $2,500 Grand Prize in our raffle.  All proceeds go towards supporting PRC and continuing our mission because there is no future in wasting resources.

Tickets will go on sale August 27, 2019.

Price: $0.00

Date: October 17, 2019

Address:
The Ballroom at Ellis Preserve
3821 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
19073
United States Map and Directions

Glass Recycling - Scott Township

PRC will host pop-up collection events where we will accept all colors of glass bottles and jars from the public. All events will use the following format:

  • Open from 9am – 2pm
  • All events on Saturdays
  • No cost to users
  • Accept all colors of glass bottles and jars
    • No window glass
    • No drinking glasses or stemware
    • No ceramics
  • PRC staff and volunteers will be on site to assist recyclers

Visit http://prc.org/programs/collection-events/glassrecycling/ for more details

Price: $0.00

Date: October 19, 2019

Address:
Scott Township Park
2 Park Drive
Carnegie, PA
15106 Map and Directions

Rain Barrel Workshop at Construction Junction

PRC’s Watershed Awareness/Rain Barrel Workshop raises awareness of watershed issues, demonstrates how to install a 55-gallon rain barrel, and introduces other rainwater harvesting options.

Participants will also receive a FreeGarden RAIN 55-gallon rain barrel (seen below). Designed with the homeowner/gardener in mind, it is affordable, attractive, and easy to install.

Cost: $80/person and $85/couple
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

You can pay in one of three ways:
-Send a check in mail
-Pay with PayPal
-Bring cash or check with you to workshop

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 247 if you have questions.

Price: $80.00

Date: October 19, 2019

Address:
Construction Junction
214 N Lexington Street
Pittsburgh, PA
15208
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Backyard Composting Workshop at Ross Township Community Center

You will receive an 82-gallon FreeGarden EARTH backyard composting bin with workshop participation.

You can pay in one of three ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Bring cash or check in hand the day of workshop
  • Pay with PayPal

Pre-payment is encouraged.  All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: October 23, 2019

Address:
Ross Township Community Center
1000 Ross Municipal Drive
Pittsburgh, PA
15237
United State Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Glass Recycling - Murrysville

PRC will host pop-up collection events where we will accept all colors of glass bottles and jars from the public. All events will use the following format:

  • Open from 9am – 2pm
  • All events on Saturdays
  • No cost to users
  • Accept all colors of glass bottles and jars
    • No window glass
    • No drinking glasses or stemware
    • No ceramics
  • PRC staff and volunteers will be on site to assist recyclers

Visit http://prc.org/programs/collection-events/glassrecycling/ for more details

Price: $0.00

Date: October 26, 2019

Address:
Murrysville Field
4200 Sardis Road
Murrysville, PA
15668 Map and Directions

DEA Drug Take-Back Day

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019 (click here for event flyer)

Time: 10 AM till 2 PM

Acceptable Items: Unwanted and expired medications, both prescription (non-controlled, controlled substances) and over-the-counter, in tablet, capsule, ointment, inhaler, powder, cream, or patch form.

No sharps or needles of any kind, or liquids will be accepted.

Cost to participate: Free of charge

Contact: Michael Stepaniak (PRC) at (412) 488-7452 or [email protected] for detailed information.

Locations: Multiple locations throughout western PA. Visit the DEA website after October 1st for access to a complete listing of registered drop-off locations. PRC will be sponsoring three sites in the Pittsburgh area (click here for event flyer). Details are below.

  • Green Tree – Borough Building, 10 W. Manilla Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15220
  • Mt. Lebanon – Medical Rescue Team South, 315 Cypress Way, Mt. Lebanon, PA 15228
  • Robinson – The Mall at Robinson (Former Sears/Dicks parking lot), 100 Robinson Centre Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15205

Price: $70.00

Date: October 26, 2019

Recycling Awareness Program at Lauri Ann West Community Center

Lids on? Lids off? Rinse? Wash? Labels on? Labels off? Which plastics are acceptable? What about a window? Broken plastic toys? Electronics? Tires? Plastic bags? Polystyrene? Appliances? Textiles?

What materials are accepted curbside? What about Hard-to-Recycle items and Household Hazardous Waste? Unwanted pharmaceuticals? Organic debris?

So many questions!

Attend PRC’s Recycling Awareness Workshop and get answers to some of the many questions surrounding recycling in southwestern PA.

Participants will receive a 32-gallon recycling bin with lid.

$50/person or $55/couple

Register online below or by calling 412-488-7490 ext. 247

Pre-registration is required.

Price: $50.00

Date: October 26, 2019

Address:
Lauri Ann West Community Center
1220 Powers Run Road
Pittsburgh, PA
15238
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Glass Recycling - Hermitage

PRC will host pop-up collection events where we will accept all colors of glass bottles and jars from the public. All events will use the following format:

  • Open from 9am – 2pm
  • All events on Saturdays
  • No cost to users
  • Accept all colors of glass bottles and jars
    • No window glass
    • No drinking glasses or stemware
    • No ceramics
  • PRC staff and volunteers will be on site to assist recyclers

Visit http://prc.org/programs/collection-events/glassrecycling/ for more details

Price: $0.00

Date: November 2, 2019

Address:
Hermitage Administration Building
800 N Hermitage Road
Hermitage, PA
16148 Map and Directions

Recycling Awareness Program at Cooper Siegel Library

Lids on? Lids off? Rinse? Wash? Labels on? Labels off? Which plastics are acceptable? What about a window? Broken plastic toys? Electronics? Tires? Plastic bags? Polystyrene? Appliances? Textiles?

What materials are accepted curbside? What about Hard-to-Recycle items and Household Hazardous Waste? Unwanted pharmaceuticals? Organic debris?

So many questions!

Attend PRC’s Recycling Awareness Workshop and get answers to some of the many questions surrounding recycling in southwestern PA.

Participants will receive a 32-gallon recycling bin with lid.

$50/person or $55/couple

Register online below or by calling 412-488-7490 ext. 247

Pre-registration is required.

Price: $50.00

Date: November 9, 2019

Address:
Cooper-Siegal Community Library
403 Fox Chapel Rd
Pittsburgh, PA
15238 Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Glass Recycling - Moon Township

PRC will host pop-up collection events where we will accept all colors of glass bottles and jars from the public. All events will use the following format:

  • Open from 9am – 2pm
  • All events on Saturdays
  • No cost to users
  • Accept all colors of glass bottles and jars
    • No window glass
    • No drinking glasses or stemware
    • No ceramics
  • PRC staff and volunteers will be on site to assist recyclers

Visit http://prc.org/programs/collection-events/glassrecycling/ for more details

Price: $0.00

Date: November 9, 2019

Address:
Moon Municipal Building
1000 Beaver Grade Road
Moon Township, PA
15108 Map and Directions

Recycling Awareness Program at East End Food Co-op

Lids on? Lids off? Rinse? Wash? Labels on? Labels off? Which plastics are acceptable? What about a window? Broken plastic toys? Electronics? Tires? Plastic bags? Polystyrene? Appliances? Textiles?

What materials are accepted curbside? What about Hard-to-Recycle items and Household Hazardous Waste? Unwanted pharmaceuticals? Organic debris?

So many questions!

Attend PRC’s Recycling Awareness Workshop and get answers to some of the many questions surrounding recycling in southwestern PA.

Participants will receive a 32-gallon recycling bin with lid.

$50/person or $55/couple

Register online below or by calling 412-488-7490 ext. 247

Pre-registration is required.

Price: $50.00

Date: November 12, 2019

Address:
East End Food Co-Op

Pittsburgh, PA
15208
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Healthy Body Workshop - Sewickley Public Library

PRC’s Healthy Body, Healthy Home Workshop is designed to heighten awareness and encourage action around the issue of toxins in our environment.

Participants will also receive a free green cleaning starter kit with class attendance

Cost: $30/person and $35/couple
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

You can pay in one of three ways:
-Send a check in mail
-Pay with PayPal
-Bring cash or check with you to workshop

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 236 if you have questions.

Price: $30.00

Date: November 14, 2019

Address:
Sewickley Public Library
500 Thorn Street
Sewickley, PA
15143
United States Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Vermicomposting Workshop at Construction Junction

Workshop participants will learn how to house, feed, harvest and care for their own worms. Be prepared to roll-up your sleeves and make your own worm composting bin!
Cost: $70 Single/$75 Couple* (Includes one compost unit per registration)
*any couple where the second attendee is under 18 should choose the individual registration as their second party is free

PREPAYMENT FOR THIS WORKSHOP IS REQUIRED.
You can pay in one of two ways:

  • Send a check in mail
  • Pay with PayPal

All Payment information is included in confirmation email.  The PayPal option will be offered at the end of the registration process.  Contact 412.488.7490 ext. 226 if you have questions.

Price: $70.00

Date: November 16, 2019

Address:
Construction Junction
214 N Lexington Street
Pittsburgh, PA
15208
USA Map and Directions

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Glass Recycling - Shaler

PRC will host pop-up collection events where we will accept all colors of glass bottles and jars from the public. All events will use the following format:

  • Open from 9am – 2pm
  • All events on Saturdays
  • No cost to users
  • Accept all colors of glass bottles and jars
    • No window glass
    • No drinking glasses or stemware
    • No ceramics
  • PRC staff and volunteers will be on site to assist recyclers

Visit http://prc.org/programs/collection-events/glassrecycling/ for more details

Price: $0.00

Date: November 16, 2019

Address:
Kiwanis Park - Pool Parking Lot
1 Meyer Road
Glenshaw, PA
15223 Map and Directions