ORS 459.708¹
Waste tire generator
  • requirements

(1) Any person who generates waste tires shall either:

(a) Have the waste tires transported by a waste tire carrier operating under a permit issued by the Department of Environmental Quality under ORS 459.705 (Definitions for ORS 459.705 to 459.790) to 459.790 (Exceptions to ORS 459.705 to 459.785); or

(b) Transport the waste tires generated by the person to a waste tire storage site operating under a permit issued by the department, to a solid waste disposal site permitted by the department to accept waste tires or to another site authorized by the department.

(2) Any person who generates waste tires shall maintain a written record of the disposition of the waste tires including:

(a) Receipts indicating the disposition of the waste tires;

(b) The name and permit number of the waste tire carrier to whom waste tires were given for disposal;

(c) The name and location of the disposal site where waste tires were taken, including the date and number of waste tires; and

(d) Any other information the department may require.

(3) The information maintained under subsection (2) of this section shall be made available to the department upon request of the department. [1991 c.882 §3; 1993 c.560 §60]

Note: 459.708 (Waste tire generator) was added to and made a part of 459.705 (Definitions for ORS 459.705 to 459.790) to 459.790 (Exceptions to ORS 459.705 to 459.785) by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Chapter 459

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Power of depart­ment to regulate mining activities or recovery of oil and geothermal resources, (1972) Vol 35, p 1100; authority of Environ­mental Quality Commission and Depart­ment of Environ­mental Quality to regulate disposi­tion of food processing byproducts determined to be solid waste, (1979) Vol 39, p 770

Law Review Cita­tions

16 WLR 459 (1979)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 459—Solid Waste Management, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors459.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 459, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­459ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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