This Web page was put together to consolidate all the resources
available to the public for educational purposes, whether it be
students, government officials, or commercial and private citizens.
The information is broken out into categories of specific interests,
but not limited to those areas.
- Beyond the Bin
An educational packet of tips for saving natural resources and
- Clip Art
A CD containing various artwork depicting recycling, composting,
waste prevention, and waste reduction produced by other state
agencies and local governments, is available by contacting DEQ's
Solid Waste Section, 503-229-6724 or toll-free within Oregon at
- Materials for loan
Videos, displays, and books are available for loan.
- Recycling Awareness Week
An annual event to raise awareness for recycling and waste
The Recycling Process After Collection PDF
A report on where materials go and what happens to them.
For Teachers, Students, and Public
- Coloring Books
Originally developed by the Minnesota Office of
Environmental Assistance. A set of three downloadable PDFs for
For Cities, Counties, and Educators
For Businesses, Schools, and Institutions
- Commercial Waste Reduction
A micro site with help tools for starting a recycling program,
reducing waste, and other information for the commercial sector.
- Incentives for businesses, local governments, and schools.