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Nonpoint source pollution

March 28th, 2014 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Mixed reaction from public on funding cut to pollution program (Statesman Journal, 3/27/2014) Nonpoint source program annual report (annual) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Glass recycling

November 25th, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

‘Recycled’ at the landfill’ (Register Guard, 11/24/2013) Glass recycling through curbside collection and container deposit legislation [PDF] (2008) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Polluted groundwater from gas station

November 18th, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

New use for old Elmira store (Register Guard, 11/17/2013) Elmira family store cleanup continues [PDF] (2008) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality UST cleanup manual [PDF] (2008) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality Petroleum-contaminated soils treatment options [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Nuisance odor complaints

October 29th, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Grimm’s Fuel composting smell prompts Tualatin residents to oppose DEQ permit (Oregonian, 10/28/2013) DEQ nuisance odor strategy [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Air Quality Division

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Dry cleaning environmental violations

October 24th, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Dry cleaner fined for environmental violations (Statesman Journal, 10/24/2013) Overview of environmental requirements [PDF] (2003) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Dry Cleaner Program Wastewater management [PDF] (2008) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Dry Cleaner Program Hazardous waste management [PDF] (2003) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Dry Cleaner Program

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EPA wood stove lawsuit

October 10th, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Oregon joins six other states in suing EPA over woodstove emissions (Oregonian, 10/10/2013) Oregon, six other states, sue EPA over woodstove air pollution standards (Argus Observer, 10/10/2013) Oregon Sues EPA Over Wood Stove Rules (OPB, 10/10/2013) Frequently asked questions about the Heat Smart Program [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Paint disposal program

August 6th, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Paint recycling gets a boost (Register Guard, 8/4/2013) Oregon paint stewardship pilot program annual report [PDF] (annual), Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Greenhouse gas emissions

July 23rd, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Oregon’s smaller footprint with greenhouse gasses (Statesman Journal, 7/23/2013) Oregon’s greenhouse gas emissions through 2010 [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Columbia River Gorge air quality study

July 10th, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Gorge Commission’s Air Study Upheld In Oregon Court Ruling (Hood River News, 7/5/2013) Columbia River Gorge air study and strategy [PDF] (2011) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality Oregon regional haze plan [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Odor nuisance strategy

June 12th, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

After years of delay, Oregon develops strategy to crack down on nuisance odors (Oregonian, 5/28/2013) DEQ proposed odor nuisance strategy [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Safety of Oregon water sources

June 5th, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

How safe are area water sources? (Statesman Journal, 6/2/2013) Is it safe to swim in the Willamette River in Portland? [PDF] (2013) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality Oregon’s … water quality status assessment report [PDF] (biennial) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Bottle redemption centers

May 10th, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Future of Oregon’s historic bottle bill rests on redemption centers (Oregonian, 5/8/2013) The Oregon bottle bill [PDF] (2004) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Graywater

May 2nd, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Don’t Dump That Water — Reuse It (OPB, 4/30/2013) Permits for graywater reuse and disposal systems [PDF] (2012) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality Reusing graywater in your landscape [PDF] (2012) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality Water conservation systems [PDF] (2009) Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, Building Codes Division

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Less waste in 2011

October 26th, 2012 · Comments Off · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Oregonians sent less trash to landfills in 2011; per person disposal hit record low (Oregonian, 10/25/2012) Oregon material recovery and waste generation rates report [PDF] (annual) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Water quality trading

August 28th, 2012 · Comments Off · Dept. of Environmental Quality, Office of the Governor

Feds Fund Effort To Cool Northwest Waters With Credit Trading (Oregon Public Broadcasting, 8/24/2012) Freshwater Trust, Willamette Partnership get $1.5M grant (Portland Business Journal, 8/24/2012) Oregon project a pioneer for conservation grants, Vilsack says (Capitol Press, 8/24/2012) Water quality trading [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Water Quality Division Oregon’s water temperature standard and its […]

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Portland diesel pollution

August 23rd, 2012 · Comments Off · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Multnomah County, activists say Oregon low-balls diesel pollution risk (Oregonian, 8/23/2012) Portland Air Toxics Solutions committee report and recommendations [PDF] (2012) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Wastewater temperature

July 9th, 2012 · Comments Off · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Warm wastewater may be costly for Corvallis residents (Statesman Journal, 6/30/2012) Willamette Basin TMDL : regulating and monitoring wastewater discharges [PDF] (2007) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Water Quality Division

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Portland air pollution

May 23rd, 2012 · Comments Off · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Portland air pollution activists expand their campaign statewide (Oregonian, 5/21/2012) Portland Air Toxics Solutions committee report and recommendations [PDF] (2012) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Gray water permits

April 17th, 2012 · Comments Off · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Oregon Ready For ‘Gray Water’ Applications (OPB, 4/17/2012) Reusing graywater in your landscape : a guide for Oregon homeowners [PDF] (2012) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality Rules on graywater reuse and disposal systems [PDF] (2011) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Electronics recycling program

March 27th, 2012 · Comments Off · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Oregonians plugging in to electronics recycling program (Oregonian, 3/23/2012) Oregon e-cycles biennial report [PDF] (biennial) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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