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America Recycles Day! Keep PA Beautiful Urges You To Take The Pledge!

PA Environment Digest – November 15 was America Recycles Day to recognize the economic, environmental and social benefits of recycling, while raising awareness about the value of reducing, reusing and recycling– every day. “We invite all Pennsylvanian’s to take the pledge and continue to be mindful of how our waste

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108,638 Volunteers Picked Up Over 5 Million Pounds Of Trash During 2018 Great American Cleanup Of PA

PA Environment Digest Blog – Keep PA Beautiful Friday reported 108,638 volunteers participated in 5,362 events picking up over 5 million pounds of trash during the 2018 Great American Cleanup of PA, which ran from March 1 through the end of May. Organized groups, civic organizations, families and

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108,638 Volunteers Picked Up Over 5 Million Pounds Of Trash During 2018 Great American Cleanup Of PA

PA Environment Digest – Keep PA Beautiful Friday reported 108,638 volunteers participated in 5,362 events picking up over 5 million pounds of trash during the 2018 Great American Cleanup of PA, which ran from March 1 through the end of May. Organized groups, civic organizations, families and friends took to

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108,638 volunteers pick up over 5 million pounds of trash

YourErie.com – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful has announced the results of the 2018 Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA that runs annually from March 1 through May 31. The event engaged 108,638 invaluable volunteers in 5,362 events across the state that focused on community greening, beautification and

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Hike and Tire Hunt Cleanup Day is Saturday

The Express – LOCK HAVEN — If you are someone who is bothered by trash and tires in our woods take action, become a part of the solution and attend a Clinton County CleanScapes (CCC) cleanup event. CCC’s next event is Saturday, Nov. 3. Volunteer teams will hike

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Good news in the district

The Philadelphia Tribune – Applications now open for CleanFutures – The School District of Philadelphia recently announced that applications are open for the CleanFutures program, a contest-based citizen science and advocacy program to engage students in litter reduction. A joint effort of the Zero Waste and Litter Cabinet, the

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Keep PA Beautiful Asks: How Will You Celebrate America Recycles Day Nov. 15?

PA Environment Digest – America Recycles Day, a Keep America Beautiful initiative, takes place annually on and around November 15 to recognize the benefits of recycling while providing an educational platform that helps raise awareness about the value of reducing, reusing and recycling – every day – throughout

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Keep PA Beautiful Asks: How Will You Celebrate America Recycles Day Nov. 15?

PA Environment Digest Blog – America Recycles Day, a Keep America Beautiful initiative, takes place annually on and around November 15 to recognize the benefits of recycling while providing an educational platform that helps raise awareness about the value of reducing, reusing and recycling – every day –

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‘Lens On Litter’ contest entries due by Oct. 31

Trib Live – For the past 34 years, the Pennsylvania Resources Council has asked residents to turn their cameras to a decidedly non-photogenic subject: litter. The Gene Capaldi “Lens on Litter” Contest started in 1984 to call attention to littering in communities across the state. Photos submitted in

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Yough students paint West Newton history on library’s exterior walls

Trib Live – A group of 18 Yough High School art students are leaving a lasting legacy on the walls of the West Newton Public Library. They’re painting two murals they designed that depict images of the town’s rich history and culture: from coal mining to canoeing to

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