Recycling Modernization Act: New FAQs and more available on DEQ's website

28 Dec 2021

DEQ developed in-depth explanatory materials to help people understand the Recycling Modernization Act and how different businesses, organizations and communities may be affected when the law is implemented. The law becomes effective January 1, 2022 and program changes begin July 2025. 

New materials

Awaiting announcement for Governor appointments

Applications for both the Truth in Labeling Task Force and Oregon Recycling System Advisory Council (ORSAC) have closed. DEQ will share information about appointments made by the Governor when it becomes available.

More information

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