Monthly archive for November 2017

Keep PA Beautiful Encourages Communities To Join Adoption Programs To Keep Them Litter Free

PA Environment Digest Blog –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites communities, local residents, organizations, civic groups, and businesses to participate in KPB’s Adoption Program to keep municipal roads, communities, parks, neighborhood blocks, greenways, waterways and trails litter free. There is no fee to participate and groups must agree to

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Keep PA Beautiful Held Regional Waste And Recycling Roundtable Nov. 15

PA Environment Blog – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful hosted a regional Waste and Recycling Roundtable in Meadville, Crawford County for recycling coordinators, Keep America Beautiful Affiliates and other professionals on November 15– America Recycles Day. Discussion focused on topics related to universal access to convenient and affordable trash

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Shamokin completes community improvement projects

The Daily Item -Each year, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful in partnership with The Home Depot and a paint retailer, awards eight community groups with paint and painting supplies enabling them to renew a community structure in need into something beautiful. This year, partners in the City of Shamokin

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Stakeholders sound off on possible program shifts

E-SCRAP News -Manufacturers say proposed changes to Pennsylvania’s e-scrap program would make it the worst in the country from an OEM perspective. Proponents, however, note the bill fixes dire problems that have led to rampant CRT dumping statewide. According to the state’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP),

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Stakeholders sound off on possible program shifts

E-Scrape News -Manufacturers say proposed changes to Pennsylvania’s e-scrap program would make it the worst in the country from an OEM perspective. Proponents, however, note the bill fixes dire problems that have led to rampant CRT dumping statewide. According to the state’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP),

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