AOR Blog

05-29-2018

The National Waste and Recycling Association (NWRA) sent a letter to Vice President Pence May 22 urging the federal government to take action against China’s restrictions on recyclables. The letter explained the consequences of China’s restrictions on the waste and recycling industry and asked that the issue be raised with the...

05-29-2018

The Oregon House Committee on Energy and Environment held an informational hearing on the recycling markets issue earlier this week.

The speakers included Abbey Boudouris and Brian Fuller from DEQ, Kristin Mitchell from ORRA, and Michael Wisth from the city of Eugene.

They did a great job providing an overview of...

05-22-2018

This year, AOR has the opportunity to bring professional photographer, Michael Schmitt, to provide professional headshot sessions to conference attendees. 

But you need to register by MAY 24th. 

THIS IS THE LAST DEADLINE EXTENSION AND IF YOU DO NOT REGISTER...

05-22-2018

The Association of Oregon Recyclers' Annual Member Meeting and Board Elections will take place on Thursday, June 14th, at the 2018 Sustainable Oregon Conference in Eugene.

Members will vote in our next Board members, and now is the time for you to throw your hat into the ring!

Serving on the AOR is a great way to...

05-20-2018

The Northwest Product Stewardship Council's May 2018 Newsletter has a wealth of great stories, including a feature from Resource Recycling on Sustainable Materials Management in Oregon, CalRecycle Packaging Reform, and more!

Read the snippets here.

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