As of August, Temple University has expanded its recycling program to include mixed plastics #1-7. This includes things like yogurt cups, clamshell containers, straws, iced coffee cups and many other plastic food containers. Learn more
The Reading Railroad was once one of the primary industrial lifelines for the City of Philadelphia. But its use came to an end in 1984, leaving behind a mostly unused swath of gravel, greenery and tunnels.
You’ve probably heard that trees are good for the environment, providing clean air and shade to reduce energy consumption for heating. Graduate Hospital area residents call their sidewalk saplings street trees and say they’re more than just environmentally friendly.