AOR Blog


Name: Samantha Womack

In what University/College are you currently enrolled, or if an Americorps Volunteer, where are you working/volunteering? Banks High School

Tell us about your major or current career path. I am planning on going to college to become an engineer and work in the Department of Defense. I have...


What is your name?
Sandra Hungate

Where do you work and what do you do?? 
My husband and I are very dedicated to all Rs (refuse, reduce, reuse, recycle, redeem, and rebuy post-consumer items), composting, overall sustainability. We are vegan and we garden regeneratively. In my work, I make sure everything is...

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality is providing approximately $8 million in grant funding for diesel equipment owners to replace older and more polluting diesel engines with new, cleaner technologies and exhaust control retrofits. The Diesel Emissions Mitigation Grants program is designed to help address health and...


DEQ proposes the Environmental Quality Commission approve rule amendments to OAR 340 Divisions 64, 93, 96 and 97 of its administrative rules. 

Waste tire rules are currently in Oregon Administrative Rules Chapter 340, Division 64. Division 64 was established by the Environmental Quality Commission in 1988...


What is the name of your business or organization?
The Recycling Partnership

What does your business/organization do? 
At The Recycling Partnership, we are solving for circularity. As a mission-driven NGO, we are committed to advancing a circular economy by building a better recycling system.

Tell us...