Hard to Recycle Collection at Pittsburgh Mills

Collection event for e-waste, tires, batteries, polystyrene packaging material, and more. For a detailed list of items collected as well as some associated fees, please visit the Hard to Recycle webpage.

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Virtual Environmental Film Series: Plastic Wars

Join Phipps Conservatory virtually on Fri., April 17 from 7 – 9 p.m. for a screening of Plastic Wars. With the plastic industry expanding like never before and the crisis of ocean pollution growing, FRONTLINE and NPR investigate the fight over the future of plastics in this awesome new documentary which is free to watch online. How to Attend […]

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Deconstructing Deconstruction: Understanding Opportunities in Building Material Reuse

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Pittsburgh Magazine: How Pittsburgh Restaurants are Being Encouraged to Share their Leftovers

September 26, 2019 Hal B. Klein 412 Food Rescue, the Pittsburgh-based non-profit with a mission to help alleviate hunger by rerouting food that might otherwise have been discarded, has, to date, rescued more than 6.8 million pounds of surplus food. Those comestibles typically come from grocery stores, bakeries, commercial food producers, large catering events and farms (in […]

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Glass Recycling Collection Event

In response to the sudden removal of glass from many residential recycling programs in the Pittsburgh area, Pennsylvania Resources Council will launch a network of pop-up glass recycling events in 2019. The pop-up sites will be sponsored by local governments committed to recycling and who recognize that glass remains a recyclable material with vibrant demand […]

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Glass Recycling Collection Event

In response to the sudden removal of glass from many residential recycling programs in the Pittsburgh area, Pennsylvania Resources Council will launch a network of pop-up glass recycling events in 2019. The pop-up sites will be sponsored by local governments committed to recycling and who recognize that glass remains a recyclable material with vibrant demand […]

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