The city of Pittsburgh kicked off a new anti-litter campaign on Friday, May 18 with Don’t Trash My Turf.
With an important election coming up this year, there are many topics buzzing around that are essential to understand before heading to the voting booth in November. This year especially, the environment and its future […]
Gina Turner, a Clean Pittsburgh steward in the Elliott neighborhood of Pittsburgh was selected “Volunteer of the Year” for 2011. She organizes and leads spring and fall Redd Ups in the neighborhood that contains the […]
Click here to watch a video of Kyle Winkler, Program Manager of Zero Waste Pittsburgh, a project of the Pennsylvania Resources Council, as he recently took a dive into a South Side dumpster to see what […]
A local university is banning the sale of bottled water on campus. Chatham University is one of 90 schools nationwide that won’t sell bottled water because of the impact on the environment.
Lighting by Erik has been furnishing homes with beautiful chandeliers and lamps for decades, but a recent government mandate may have an impact on these fixtures in your home.
CLEAN PITTSBURGH “REPORT CARD” REVEALS IMPRESSIVE ACCOMPLISHMENTS BY CITY RESIDENTS Five years after challenging city residents and organizations to band together to clean up their community, the Clean Pittsburgh Commission (CPC) today issued its fifth […]
Students at St. Margaret of Scotland school in Green Tree — and their parents — are going green by signing this pledge to install at home items in an energy efficiency kit sent free to participants from Duquesne Light.
Help save trees this year on April 27th with a Shred event in Market Square from 10am-2pm.
The Clean Pittsburgh Commission wants you to join them to help clean-up school yards
No Crayon Left Behind is a non-profit group started by Emily Skopov, a mother of two young children. Her organization collects crayons that have been briefly used by customers of Pittsburgh-area restaurants. Crayons that have […]
A recycling workshop for municipal officials is scheduled for March 15, in Cranberry Township.
Get out your cameras and put your lens on the litter. Taking pictures of trash could bring you a few extra bucks with the Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) Lens on Litter contest. Each year the PRC […]
Find locations to recycle your old electronics!
2012 Schedule of Adult Environmental Education Workshops
A falcon chick living in a nest on the 40th floor of the Cathedral of Learning got a checkup Friday. Officials had to shoo away the falcon chick’s mother, 14-year-old Dorothy, to reach the chick and take it indoors for a veterinary checkup.
KDKA Radio stopped by PRC’s Reusefest in South Side Works on August 11th.
KDKA Goes Green with the Pennsylvania Resources Council. Check out their pictures from the Household Chemical Collection on July 14th!