Contributed by: Mark Nystrom | AOC Energy, Environment & Land Use Policy Manager

September 1, 2016

Portland, OR—DEQ is accepting applications for grant funds that support Oregon’s 2050 Vision for Materials Management. Approximately $1.2 million in grant funding will be available to projects supporting projects that target prevention and recovery of solid waste, as well as local solid and household hazardous waste planning. The grants are made available through the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality’s Materials Management program. In last year’s grant round, the program awarded nearly $600,000 to fifteen projects proposed by local governments.

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