Monthly archive for July 2017

Group encourages water-lovers to clean up

The Daily Item – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful welcomes all Pennsylvania boating facilities, boating groups, sailors, fishermen and water enthusiasts to protect our aquatic ecosystems by holding a marina or boating facility cleanup. The Ocean Conservancy will provide a cleanup toolkit to get you started on your way

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“Do It Yourself Cleanup Toolkit” Available to Marinas and Boaters Participating in International Coastal Cleanup Day

(July 21, 2017) –Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful welcomes all Pennsylvania boating facilities, boating groups, sailors, fishermen and water enthusiasts to protect our aquatic ecosystems by holding a Marina or boating facility Cleanup!  The Ocean Conservancy will provide a cleanup toolkit to get you started on your way to

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Opioid crisis produces hazardous litter: Used needles

Trib Live – As the opioid epidemic grinds on in Western Pennsylvania and elsewhere, one of its most dangerous byproducts — used, dirty drug syringes — are turning up in more and more public places. In the past year-and-a-half, Murrysville police have been contacted with a half-dozen

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Bowmanstown Recycling Grant

PA Home Page – BOWMANSTOWN, CARBON COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) A local borough is staying beautiful by recycling. Bowmanstown received a $1,000 grant from “Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful” to make recycling easier. The grant money was used to buy 225 recycling bins. The bins have drain holes in the bottom.

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