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The Truth In Labeling Task Force is part of the
Plastic Pollution and Recycling Modernization Act signed by Governor Brown on Aug. 6, 2021. The task force will study and evaluate misleading or confusing claims regarding the recyclability of products made on a product or packaging. The Task Force will consider issues affecting accessibility for diverse audiences. The Task Force will be effective Jan. 1, 2022, with a report due to the legislature by June 1, 2022.
Read the Task Forces’ unanimously supported final report and recommendations for legislation
Sen. Lee Beyer, Oregon Senate, Representing: Oregon Senate (non-voting)
Maya Buelow, Lane CountyRepresenting: Local government
Anja Malawi Brandon, Ocean ConservancyRepresenting: Environmental organization
Dylan de Thomas, Recycling PartnershipRepresenting: Producers
Thomas Egleston, Washington CountyRepresenting: Local Government
Rep. Paul Evans Representing: Oregon House of Representatives (non-voting)
Dan Felton, AMERIPENRepresenting: Producers
Nicole Janssen, Denton PlasticsRepresenting: Recycling Industry
Steve Kramer, Wasco County Representing: Local Government
Dave Larmouth, RecologyRepresenting: Recycling Industry
Shawn Miller, Miller Public AffairsRepresenting: Producers
Kristan Mitchell, ORRARepresenting: Recycling Industry
Athena Petty, New Seasons Representing: Producers
William Posegate, GartenRepresenting: Recycling Industry
Jenny Slepian, Eco Products Representing: Producers
Meeting 1 - Jan. 31, 2022
Meeting 3 - March 17, 2022
Meeting 8: May 24, 2022
Alex Bertolucci Truth In Labeling Task Force Project Manager 503-229-8446 Abby Boudouris Senior Legislative Analyst971-803-2462
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