Learn more about recycling during workshop at Sewickley library

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 | 10:33 AM


Those who want to know more about recycling can attend a workshop sponsored by the Pennsylvania Resources Council in Sewickley.

The workshop will answer to common questions surrounding recycling in southwestern Pennsylvania including: Lids on? Lids off? Rinse? Wash? Labels on? Labels off? Which plastics are acceptable? What about a window? Broken plastic toys? Electronics? Tires? Plastic bags? Polystyrene? Appliances? Textiles? What materials are accepted curbside? What about hard-to-recycle items and household hazardous waste? Unwanted pharmaceuticals? Organic debris?

The hour-long workshop will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. Oct. 18 at the Sewickley Public Library. The registration cost of $50 per person ($55 per couple) includes a 32-gallon blue recycling bin.

Pre-registration is required. For more information visit www.prc.org/programs or call 412-488-7490 ext. 226

Tom Davidson is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Tom at 724-487-7208, tdavidson@tribweb.com or via Twitter @TribDavidson.