Oregon Settles Electronic Recycling Claims; Total Reclaim, Inc. Pays Oregon $553,750

26 Feb 2019

Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum and the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality today announced a $553,750 settlement with Total Reclaim, Inc. The settlement resolves the state’s long-running investigation into TRI’s operations under Oregon’s E-Cycles program, a program that encourages Oregon consumers to recycle electronic devices in a safe and sustainable manner. This settlement follows resolution of a related DEQ penalty action against TRI in September, 2018 for alleged violation of the state’s hazardous waste laws. The Oregon E-Cycles recycling program also has severed ties with TRI. 

 View the full news release at: https://www.oregon.gov/newsroom/pages/NewsDetail.aspx?newsid=3171.