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Underground Injection Control Program

The DEQ UIC Program is responsible for regulating the construction, operation, permitting, and closure of injection wells that place fluids underground for storage or disposal. This site provides information for owners and operators of injection wells on how to safely operate injection wells to prevent contamination of underground drinking water resources.
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For more information about DEQ's Underground Injection Control Program, please see the UIC Contacts page.

Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Headquarters: 811 SW Sixth Ave., Portland, OR 97204-1390
Phone: 503-229-5696 or toll free in Oregon 1-800-452-4011
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