1THING: Glass Recycling Events Happening Around Pittsburgh

March 11, 2019
Glass Recycle

Green recycle sign symbol with glass trash garbage bottle, pills and tubes on green isolated background


The Pittsburgh Resources Council is helping to make your spring clean go green!

With glass being removed from many residential recycling programs around the city, the PRC has announced different pop-up locations around Pittsburgh to recycle glass products.

The events will accept all colors of glass, bottles, and jars on scheduled Saturdays from 9 a.m-2 p.m. The events will not accept window glass, drinking glasses or stemware, or ceramics.


Here are all of the event locations that are already scheduled:

September 14: O’Hara Township Municipal Lot
September 14: Edgeworth Elementary School
September 21: Dormont Pool
September 28: South Strabane Administration Building
October 12: Mt. Lebanon main Park Commissioners Lot
October 19: Scott Township Park
October 26: Murrysville Municipal Building
November 9: Moon Township Municipal Building

If you are interested in bringing a glass recycle to your neighborhood, reach out to your municipality or have them contact PRC at glass@prc.org.