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Brownfield cleanups

January 26th, 2015 · No Comments · Business Development Dept., Dept. of Environmental Quality

Clearing properties costly, worthwhile (Register Guard, 1/25/2015) Economic impacts of Oregon’s brownfields programs [PDF] (2014) Business Oregon Brownfields in Oregon [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Land Quality Division

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Dry cleaner pollution

January 26th, 2015 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Dirty cleaners (Register Guard, 1/25/2015) Containment under and around dry cleaning systems [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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Waste reduction rates

January 5th, 2015 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Oregon Hits All-Time High Waste Recovery Rate (OPB, 12/31/2014) Oregon material recovery and waste generation rates report (annual) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Land Quality Division

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Electronic waste recycling program

December 29th, 2014 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Oregon Expands Its Electronics Recycling Program (OPB, 12/29/2014) Oregon E-Cycles biennial report (biennial) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Clean fuel program

December 23rd, 2014 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Battle resumes over Clean Fuels Program (Portland Tribune, 12/18/2014) Task 3 : updated compliance scenarios : final report [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Contaminated shipyard cleanup

October 15th, 2014 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

DEQ to examine Coos Bay slough (Register Guard, 10/15/2014) Best management practices for Oregon shipyards [PDF] (2000) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Water Quality Division

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Septic tank maintenance

August 18th, 2014 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Homeowner fined by DEQ (Register Guard, 8/18/2014) Septic tank maintenance [PDF] (2012) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Asbestos abatement

August 11th, 2014 · No Comments · Dept. of Consumer & Business Services, Dept. of Environmental Quality

DEQ issues two fines for asbestos violations (Statesman Journal, 8/8/2014) Asbestos – rules of abatement (serial) Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services, Occupational Safety and Health Division Licensed asbestos abatement firms (serial) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

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Heating oil tank cleanup

July 7th, 2014 · No Comments · Dept. of Environmental Quality

Home heating oil tank issues surface (Register Guard, 7/6/2014) Requirements for heating oil tanks no longer in use [PDF] (2007) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality What you should know about buying or selling a home with a heating oil tank [PDF] (2007) Oregon Department of Environmental Quality Frequently asked questions about heating oil tanks [PDF] […]

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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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