By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Some of Allegheny County’s biggest events this spring are turning green.
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Walk MS Pittsburgh, Millvale Earth Day, Pittsburgh Marathon Weekend, Pittonkatonk and Millvale Music Festival will be “Zero Waste” to reduce the amount of trash going to landfills.
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The goal is to “remove 90% or more material from the landfill through a system of reuse, reclamation, recycling and composting,” according to the Pennsylvania Resources Council, Inc.
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Organizers say previous efforts have significantly reduced waste and helped events in the area be more environmentally friendly.
https://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2022/04/10/zero-waste-pgh-events/ Several Big Pittsburgh Events Including Marathon Will Be “Zero Waste” – CBS Pittsburgh