AOR News

Recycler of the Year - Company: Mt. Hood Meadows

19 Jul 2016

Mt. Hood Meadows recyclingMt. Hood Meadows has become a nationwide leader in their industry in the area of recycling. They go above and beyond the standard recycling efforts to include nearly all materials that are recyclable in Oregon. Some of the materials they collect (beyond curbside recyclables) include: film plastics, rigid plastics, rubber, metals, electronics, Styrofoam, packing materials, and more!

Alice Soderwall Reuse and Waste Prevention Award: ReClaim It!

19 Jul 2016

ReClaim It!​ReClaim It! was started by Crackedpots. They recognized the need for a place where materials could be rescued from disposal. They created a place where the creative citizens of Portland can find unique materials. ReClaim It! is a nonprofit art and reuse retail store that salvages material from the Metro transfer station (operated by Recology) for artists, homeowners, and DIYers to Reuse, Repair, and Reimagine.

Join AOR in Portland for Sustainable Oregon 2016

20 Mar 2016

AOR's annual conference and trade show is the premiere event that brings professionals from all sectors of the recycling industry together to talk about waste reduction, recycling, and materials management. Whether you want to learn about the latest advancements in the field, network with colleagues, or promote your products and services, Sustainable Oregon 2016 is the place to be.