Recycling, Litter & Waste Organizations Disapprove Of Electronics Recycling Legislation

PA Environment Digest – In an unprecedented alliance of solidarity, 5 Pennsylvania recycling, litter, and waste management organizations representing key stakeholder factions affected by the state’s electronics waste recycling law– the Covered Device Recycling Act— have united in expressing serious concerns about House Bill 1900 (Ross-R-Chester) and

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KAB, UPS Award $10,000 In Community Tree & Recovery Tree Grants In PA

PA Environment Digest – Keep America Beautiful and UPS Foundation awarded local Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful affiliates, Keep Blair Beautiful and Keep Northeastern PA Beautiful, each with a $5,000 Community Tree Planting Grant. Keep Blair Beautiful will partner with the Hollidaysburg Area High School, Blair County Conservation District

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5 key Pennsylvania waste organizations oppose state e-waste legislation

Waste Dive – Dive Brief: A group of Pennsylvania waste organizations have come together in opposition to the state's 2010 Covered Device Recycling Act (CDRA) and a proposed amendment, House Bill 1900, saying it will still be too difficult for residents to recycle their old electronics. The organizations — the Electronics

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KPB Thanks 1,000s Of Volunteers Participating In 2016 Great American Cleanup Of PA

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Wednesday thanked the thousands of volunteers from all 67 counties in Pennsylvania participating in the 2016 Great American Cleanup of PA. From March 1 through May 31, individuals, families, civic groups, schools, organizations and businesses came together for a common

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Fresh Paint Days applications available

Observer Reporter – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful is accepting applications for 2016 Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania. Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania is designed to provide community groups with paint and painting supplies, enabling them to renew a community structure in need. Winners of the eight Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania

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Voting Begins June 13 For Your Favorite Great American Cleanup Of PA Video

PA Environment Digest – Your help is needed to choose the winners of the 4nd Annual Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest.  From June 13 to June 23 “Like” your favorites on the  Keep PA Beautiful’s Facebook page. “The Great American Cleanup of PA is more

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Keep PA Beautiful Urges Adoption Of Local Roads, Parks, Other Areas To Fight Litter

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites local residents, organizations, civic groups, and businesses to join programs to adopt local areas, such as municipal roads, communities, parks, neighborhood blocks, greenways, waterways and trails to keep them litter free. According to Keep America Beautiful’s 2009 National Visible

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Keep PA Beautiful’s Electronic Waste Recycling Website Recognized With National Award

PA Environment Digest – The designer of Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s electronic waste recycling website–—  was recognized recently with a national American Web Design Award. PPO&S, an integrated marketing communications firm based in Harrisburg created the website for Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful. The American Web Design Awards is

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Avoca Crime Watch cleans up the borough as part of ‘Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’ campaign

Times Leader – On Saturday, May 7, members of the Avoca Crime Watch took part in the annual PennDOT Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful campaign. The group cleaned up Main Street and around the ‘Welcome to Avoca’ signs for the Memorial Day holiday. Read Entire Article

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Keep PA Beautiful Applauds Pennsylvania Winners Of 2016 RecycleMania

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Wednesday congratulated the Pennsylvania winners of the 2016 RecycleMania competition– Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia was the Grand Champion with a recycling rate of 48.9 percent and the Per Capita Classic winner was Bucknell University in Lewisburg who recycled 26.5

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