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DEQ provides online training on the basics of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, hazardous waste rules, and managing the most common wastes. Classes are free. Register through the Zoom registration links below.
NOTE: This is
not a Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response or HAZWOPER training. Your state or regional Occupational Safety and Health Administration office may be able to provide information on options.
Sept. 7, 2023, 8 a.m. to noon
Register for the MS Teams webinar.
Nov. 15, 2023, 8 a.m. to noon
Register for the Zoom meeting.
After registering for the above meetings, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. For questions, contact Alex Bertolucci.
In-person training schedule
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's
Definition of Solid Waste Rule is effective in Oregon as of Jan. 1, 2023. These rule changes affect all large, small and very small quantity hazardous waste generators that recycle hazardous secondary materials or seek a variance from managing a specific, legitimately recycled hazardous material as hazardous waste. More information, including fact sheets and other guidance documents, can be found on DEQ's Hazardous Waste Rules page.
View additional contact information on our Technical Assistance page.
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