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You’re well aware that WRAP is all about recycling plastic bags and product overwraps – but how can WRAP work for you?

Every community is different, so the American Chemistry Council is  hosting an exclusive webinar on Thursday, June 23rd at 2 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT about the Wrap Recycling Action Program (WRAP).



Please Welcome PaintCare to the AOR Membership!

What is the name of your business or organization?       
PaintCare - Oregon

What does your business/organization do?
We set up paint recycling programs in states that pass paint stewardship laws.

Tell us about your business/organization's recycling...


For the first time, AOR partnered with Repair PDX to hold a Repair Café as part of the annual Sustainable Oregon conference. The Repair Café was open to conference attendees and the public. Out of the 28 people who brought items to be fixed, about half were conference attendees. Repair volunteers worked on a variety of items...


Repair Cafe, Thursday June 9th, 6pm – 8pm

Don’t miss Thursday night’s Repair Cafe in the Exhibit Hall. This event is hosted by Repair PDX and supported by the City of Portland. Repair PDX formed in 2013 to bring repair events to Portland residents.

You can hang out and chat it up with colleagues and bring the...


Last year's 50/50 raffle was so much fun, we're bringing it back to this year's conference! 

Each ticket is $20, and one lucky winner will take home half of the proceeds of the raffle. The more tickets that are sold, the bigger the pot grows!

Tickets will be available for purchase in person at Sustainable Oregon...