regional recycling events

The Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) will hold a series of Saturday recycling events in southwestern Pennsylvania. Electronics, household chemicals, building materials and unwanted medications are among the hard-to-recycle materials the PRC will accept and dispose of. For complete collection event information, visit or call PRC at 412-488-7452.


Drop off automotive fluids, household cleaners, pesticides, paints and other household chemicals for $3 per gallon, cash only. New this year: Camp fuel and small propane bottles will be accepted.

May 6         North Park

May 20       Concurrent Technologies Corporation ETF Facility, Johnstown

July 22       Consol Energy Park, Washington

August 19 Boyce Park

September 16 South Park

October 14 Brady’s Run Park, Beaver County



Drop off e-waste, such as computer towers and peripheral equipment, cell phones, printers or toner cartridges, CFLs and expandable polystyrene packaging material at no cost. For a fee, drop off televisions and computer monitors, alkaline batteries, fluorescent tubes, printers, small Freon appliances and tires.

May 13                Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills

June 24               Quaker Valley High School

July 29                La Roche College

August 12            Century III Mall

October 7            Settlers Cabin Park