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PRC Receives 2014 Governor’s Award For Environmental Excellence

The PRC will receive a very prestigious award on April 22 from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection for environmental excellence.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–04/02/2014

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Household Chemical Collection

PRC will be hosting their “Household Chemical Collection” event on Saturday, May 3 to allow Pennsylvania residents to dispose of their common household chemicals safely and for a reasonable price.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/26/2014

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Drug Take-Back Day

PRC is teaming up with its partners to hold a “Drug Take-Back Day” for the public on Saturday, April 26.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/26/2014

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Hard To Recycle Event Coming Up

PRC will be hosting their “hard-to-recycle” event to allow individuals to drop off some of their e-waste.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/13/2014

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2014 Adult Education Workshops

Learn how to reuse rain water, compost and how to Be Green! Sign up for a workshop through the PRC!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–11/19/2013

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Cans for Pets Adds A Sixth Drop-Off Location

Go Green and help support local animal shelters by recycling your pet food cans!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/28/2013

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Get Rid Of Hazardous Liquids On Chemical Collection Day

If you have containers of chemicals that can’t be thrown in the trash or require special disposal, Chemical Collection Day lets you get rid of them.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–05/04/2013

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CANtest Promotes Aluminum Can Recycling In Unique Way

Students showed their creativity and used aluminum cans to help support recycling efforts.

05/03/2013

PRC Reaches “Cans For Pets” Campaign Milestone

The Pennsylvania Resources Council has reached a milestone in its “Cans for Pets” campaign.

01/22/2013

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“CANS FOR PETS” Campaign supports Green Efforts and Homeless Pets

6,500 aluminum cans were recycled during first 10 weeks of Western Pennsylvania campaign.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/18/2013

PRC Household Chemical Disposal Collections

The Pennsylvania Resources Council is holding collections in Allegheny and Beaver Counties, where you can drop off cleaners, automotive fluids, car batteries, paints, pesticides and pool chemicals.

09/06/2012

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New Technology Helps To Give A Voice To Disabled

Imagine not being able to speak. For many people living with disabilities, that is a reality. However, there is technology to help give those people a voice.

08/01/2012

ISAAC Conference At David L. Lawrence Convention Center

New technology is helping to give a voice to those who cannot speak. Much of the new technology is on display at a conference being held by the International Society of Augmentative and Alternative Communication at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.

08/01/2012

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Caught Doing Good!

The “Caught Doing Good!” campaign rewards folks for disposing of litter properly!

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–06/25/2012

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‘Don’t Trash My Turf’ Campaign Begins

The Pennsylvania Resources Council and Mayor Luke Ravenstahl’s Office kicked off a new litter awareness campaign Friday called “Don’t Trash My Turf.”

05/18/2012

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