AOR News

Meet the Candidates for the AOR Board

4 Oct 2022

Eight AOR members have stepped forward to make a run for the five open positions on the AOR board. Candidates will have an opportunity to address the membership during the annual meeting at the upcoming Sustainable Oregon Conference in Bend, 10/26 - 10/28.

Nominations will also be taken from the floor. All members with voting priveleges will have the opportunity to vote as we will be using electronic balloting.

Welcome New AOR Member: Jeff Merwin

12 Aug 2022

What is your name? Jeff Merwin

Where do you work and what do you do? Landfill Manager for Crook County in Prineville Oregon

Tell us how you embrace recycling/sustainability into your home or workplace? At the landfill we offer a wide variety of no cost to public recycling options that are convenient and user friendly.

Welcome New AOR Member - The Mattress Recycling Council

14 Jun 2022

What is the name of your business or organization?  Mattress Recycling Council

What does your business/organization do? We are the stewardship organization that will bring mattress recycling throughout Oregon!

Tell us about your business/organization's recycling/sustainability practices. MRC is one of the largest mattress recycling organizations in the world. Since 2015, we have recycled over 10 million mattresses and box springs and look forward to implementing OR SB1576.