Materials Management Newsletter

OREGON DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY

January 2017

Oregon’s 2050 Vision for Materials Management:
Oregonians in 2050 produce and use materials responsibly – conserving resources – protecting the environment – living well.

This newsletter provides updates on major projects in DEQ’s Materials Management Program, new projects on the near horizon and recent staff changes.

In this issue:

  • Upcoming Events
  • Environmental Quality Commission Adopts New Recycling, Waste Prevention Rules
  • 2016 Grant Awards
  • Oregon Recycling Market Study Completed
  • Household Hazardous Waste Update
  • Strategic Plan for Reuse, Repair and Product Life Span Extension Completed
  • New Sustainable Production and Consumption Projects Underway
  • Staff Changes at DEQ

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