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September 29, 2016

Dine Out, Win Prizes!

Celebrate Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurants during the Re:NEW Festival – now through October 9!

Check out international art exhibits, talks, tours, and workshops focused on creative reuse, sustainability, and transformation.  While you’re out, grab as many meals as you can with Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurants operating in the City of Pittsburgh and enter to win fun prizes.

While dining at a Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurant, snap a photo and post it on social media using Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter.  Tag Sustainable Pittsburgh Restaurant and the restaurant where you’re dining, and use #SPRsmorgasburgh.

For complete details, visit sustainablePGHrestaurants.org.

September 29, 2016

Save the Date! Oct. 27 – Total Materials Management Workshop

On Thursday, October 27, Sustainable Pittsburgh will host the next Green Workplace Challenge workshop: Total Materials Management.  Learn how to incorporate successful waste reduction and recycling strategies into the workplace that can help save money and engage employees.  Hear from the organizations finding innovative ways to reuse materials; local experts will share available resources on how to get started or improve upon existing programs.

Learn about the Green Workplace Challenge

Sustainability News

High court strikes down Pa. law on shale gas

Mayor Releases “Clean and Green” Plan for City

Take the “Making Pittsburgh better for all survey” and make your opinion count

Our Region’s Water

The Future of the Headwaters

Pennsylvania Wastewater Plant Upgraded with GE Tech

Smell Pittsburgh App

Pittsburgh-area schools invested big money in crumb rubber fields. But how safe are they for your kids?



Sep 30
Film Screening – SEED: The Untold Story

Oct 01
2016 Pittsburgh Solar Tour

Oct 05
EcoInnovation Open House

Oct 06
Creating Healthy Communities Conference

Oct 07 - Oct 08
Blight Bootcamp Conference 2016

Oct 12 - Oct 13
18th Annual 3 Rivers Wet Weather Sewer Conference

Oct 12
Call for Input: PUMP Public Policy Agenda

Oct 14
The 2016 Equity Summit

Oct 20
ULI Pittsburgh 4th Annual Placemaking Awards for Excellence

Oct 21
Drug Take Back Day

Oct 21
Workforce development in the tri-state region’s STEM sectors: considering issues over the horizon and practical solutions

Oct 22
Backyard Ecology, A permaculture approach to gardening

Sustainable Pittsburgh Programs

SP Programs Overview

Performance Programs

Key Collaborations
Your financial support allows Sustainable Pittsburgh to perform its role of accelerating the policy and practice of sustainability for the region through our policy efforts, performance programs, advocacy, convening, and partnerships.
 Become a 2016 member or donate today!
Sustainable Pittsburgh benefits from support ($1,000 and up) in 2016 from:

Alcoa Foundation


Allegheny County

Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation

The Heinz Endowments

Elsie H. Hillman Foundation

Henry L. Hillman Foundation

Richard King Mellon Foundation

Pashek Associates, LTD

The Pittsburgh Foundation

University of Pittsburgh