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 […]