Monthly archive for June 2017

Keep PA Beautiful Thanks Thousands Of Participants In 2017 Great American Cleanup Of PA

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Wednesday thanked the thousands of volunteers who made the 2017 Great American Cleanup of PA a success. In 2016, 171,576 volunteers removed over 5.5 million pounds of trash.  A complete report on the 2017 cleanup will be available late summer.

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Record number of vehicles drop off old electronics in Bradford, despite rain

Olean Times Herald – BRADFORD, Pa. — Cars lined up on Kendall and Holley avenues Friday and inched their way along to the Bradford Public Works Barn while waiting to drop off old television sets, microwaves, computer monitors and air-conditioners. At the end of the four-hour event,

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Announces Winners of the 2017 Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest

(June 23, 2017) – The winning entry of the annual Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania video contest, sponsored by the PA Waste Industry Association and the Department of Environmental Protection, was submitted by Peace Valley Nature Center, Bucks County, with 166 votes. They received

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Keep PA Beautiful Announces Winners Of Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest

PA Environment Digest Blog –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Friday announced the first, second and third place winners of its Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest on the KPB  Facebook page.The winning videos were submitted by—- First Place:Peace Valley Nature Center, Bucks County (166 votes)– Second Place: Lake

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Keep PA Beautiful Announces Winners Of Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest

PA Environment Digest –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Friday announced the first, second and third place winners of its Great American Cleanup of PA Video Contest on the KPB  Facebook page. The winning videos were submitted by– — First Place: Peace Valley Nature Center, Bucks County (166 votes) —

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28 Fewer Illegal Dumpsites In Northeast PA Thanks To PEC, Partners & Many Volunteers

PA Environment Digest Blog – The PA Environmental Council’s Community Illegal Dumpsite Cleanup Program returned to action this spring, as nearly 200 local volunteers hauled away upwards of 46 tons of waste and debris from sites across northeastern Pennsylvania. In all, PEC’s partners and volunteers eradicated 28

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Worth Noting

Allied News – Keep PA Beautiful: Vote for your fave by Thursday. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful invites all to vote for their favorite Great American Cleanup of PA video. Entries are posted on their Facebook page. The entry with the most likes wins a cash prize of $200.

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Keep PA Beautiful Thanks Thousands Of Participants In 2017 Great American Cleanup Of PA

PA Environment Digest Blog –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Wednesday thanked the thousands of volunteers who made the 2017 Great American Cleanup of PA a success. In 2016, 171,576 volunteers removed over 5.5 million pounds of trash.  A complete report on the 2017 cleanup will be available late summer.

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Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Thanks 2017 Great American Cleanup of PA Participants

(June 21, 2017) – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful thanks the many Pennsylvania residents who participated in the 2017 Great American Cleanup of PA. From March 1 through May 31, individuals, families, civic groups, schools, organizations and businesses came together to renew parks, trails and recreation areas, plant flowers

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Electronics recycling event set for Friday in Bradford

The Bradford Era – Big, fat, ugly television sets from the 1980s and ’90s, ancient fax machines and other dinosaur devices will finally get the boot during the PA CleanWays Electronic Recycling Event Friday in Bradford. The annual event, scheduled to be held from 10 a.m. to

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