Don’t know what to do with your Christmas tree now that the holiday is over?
Last year, we found that Pittsburgh Public Schools like Minadeo in Squirrel Hill did not recycle, and that cardboard, bottles and cans – that were actually sorted inside the school – were being thrown in the dumpsters outside and hauled away to landfills with the general trash.
Flat screen televisions are big selling items these days — especially as the prices become more reasonable — but getting rid of your old television set is becoming much more of a challenge.
The Pittsburgh Public School District generates thousands of tons of recyclable waste every year, but environmentalist David Hughes suspects only a small portion of that actually gets recycled.
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 […]
Find locations to recycle your Christmas tree!
Warmer weather means many people are turning up the air conditioning. However, if you buy a new one, you have to get rid of the old one.
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh’s Department of Public Works has announced four drop-off locations for residents who want to recycle their Christmas trees. They will be collecting the trees from Jan. 3-29, Monday through Saturday from […]