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Businesses Collecting Universal Waste in Oregon

The following is a partial list of firms that offer universal waste management services. DEQ does not endorse specific companies or organizations processing universal waste. DEQ cautions businesses to personally evaluate the services and compliance status of any company they use to manage their waste materials.

If you find that any vendors listed in the directory are not able to provide the services specified or if you are a vendor and would like to be included in the directory, please contact the DEQ at 503-229-6742.

Oregon Universal Waste Offsite Collection Sites
Company Name Phone Number Universal Waste Collected Collection Area
Waste Management 503-620-2466 Batteries, Thermostats, Lamps* Statewide
Northwest HazMat
541-988-9823 Batteries, Lamps Lane County
503-655-5798 Batteries, Pesticides, Thermostats, Lamps* Statewide
Total Reclaim
503-281-1899 Batteries, Thermostats, Lamps* Statewide
541-963-5459 Batteries, Thermostats, Lamps Union County
Philips Services Corporation
Washougal, WA
800-547-2436 Batteries, Pesticides, Thermostats, Lamps*
Veolia Environmental Service
Vancouver, WA 
920-574-3699 Batteries, Thermostats, Lamps*
Industry Sponsored Programs
Company Name Phone Number Universal Waste Collected
Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation 678-419-9990 Rechargeable Batteries Only
Thermostat Recycling Corporation 703-841-3249 Whole Mercury Thermostats Only
Other Companies Collecting Universal Waste
Company Name Phone Number Universal Waste Collected
Hayward, CA
510-429-1129 Batteries, Thermostats, Lamps*
Lighting Resources
Ontario, CA
800-572-9253 Batteries, Thermostats, Lamps*
* In addition to universal waste, these businesses collect PCB containing-lamp ballasts. Lamp ballasts are not a universal waste in the state of Oregon.
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