HB 2048 modifies the Oregon Paint Product Stewardship law passed in 2009 (HB 3037). The bill makes the pilot program permanent, and make changes to improve the program for the benefit of consumers buying paint, the paint industry, Oregon’s environment, and the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ). The changes will provide clear...
A Letter of Support from Chelan County (PDF), February 2013.
A Resolution of the Klickitat County Board of County Commissioners (PDF), February 2013.
A Resolution of the Douglas County Commissioners (PDF), February 2013.
A Letter of Support from South Puget Sound Habitat for Humanity (PDF), January 2013.
The North American Hazardous Materials Management Association advocates for comprehensive state product policy legislation. NAHMMA is in support of legislation establishing paint stewardship systems and believes that paint stewardship legislation, and subsequent rulemaking, must incorporate the principles outlined in this policy statement.
A Letter of Support from Whitman County Department of Public Works (PDF), December 2012.
A Resolution of the City of Seattle, December 2012.