Programs

Upcoming Webinars

PRC is now offering numerous webinars as a more convenient, flexible way to educate Pennsylvania residents who desire learn more about how they can take part in PRC’s mission: To lead and promote individual and collective action to prevent waste and conserve Pennsylvania’s environmental resources for each generation. Click the tabs below for details, dates […]

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Conservation Workshops

PRC has been facilitating Conservation Workshops since 2000 to over 30,000 participants.  These workshops teach the general public the importance of Backyard and Worm Composting, Watershed Awareness and Rain Barrels, Green Cleaning, and more.

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Collection Events

Approximately 50 percent of the waste that Americans generate every day is recyclable through traditional recycling systems. On top of the paper, glass, metal, and glass, an additional 20 percent of our waste is recyclable through specialty recycling programs! Materials like electronics, household chemicals, CFL lightbulbs, and more do not belong in landfills. Some are […]

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Previous Projects

Over the years, PRC has been fortunate to work with a diverse array of partners piloting new environmental stewardship initiatives that remain relevant in our region and across the Commonwealth. Explore the entries below to learn more about PRC’s previously implemented projects and their impacts.

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Zero Waste Pennsylvania

PRC is proud to offer a variety of Zero Waste services through our Zero Waste Pennsylvania (ZWPA) program. In 2009 Zero Waste Pittsburgh (ZWP) was created to provide waste reduction services and resources in Western Pennsylvania. Today, Zero Waste Pennsylvania provides waste reduction techniques to various commercial businesses, residents, institutions, and special events across the state. […]

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Schools

PRC has provided Environmental Education in schools statewide for over 50 years. The programs we provide designed to address the Pennsylvania State Academic Standards for Environment and Ecology and Science & Technology as well as other relevant standards across the curriculum.

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Projects

In addition to it’s permanent programs, PRC works with a number of foundations, businesses, municipalities and more on smaller or shorter-term projects. Click on the links below to learn more about what we’re working on right now!

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