Chapter 459 Solid Waste Management

General Provisions

§ 459.005 Definitions for ORS 459.005 to 459.437, 459.705 to 459.790 and 459A.005 to 459A.665
§ 459.007 Applicability of ORS 459.005 to wood residue
§ 459.015 Policy
§ 459.017 Relationship of state to local governments in solid waste management

State Administration

§ 459.025 General powers and duties of department
§ 459.035 Assistance in development and implementation of solid waste management plans and practices and recycling programs
§ 459.045 Rules
§ 459.046 Solid waste regulatory program
§ 459.047 Landfill assistance from department
§ 459.049 Mandated landfills in certain counties
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Local Administration

§ 459.065 State preemption
§ 459.075 Acquisition of property for disposal sites by cities and counties
§ 459.085 County authority outside cities
§ 459.095 Restrictions on authority of local government units
§ 459.105 Regulations on use of disposal sites
§ 459.108 Civil penalty to enforce ordinance prohibiting action described in ORS 164.775, 164.785 or 164.805
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Regional Administration

§ 459.118 Study of transportation routes and modes of transportation for transport of out-of-region solid waste
§ 459.121 Legislative committee hearing on transportation study

Marion County Authority

§ 459.125 Authority of Marion County over products or by-products of county disposal sites
§ 459.135 Marion County authority over private facility in county
§ 459.145 Limits on Marion County authority
§ 459.153 Intent not to discourage recycling

Disposal Sites

§ 459.205 Permit required
§ 459.215 Exclusion of certain sites from permit requirement
§ 459.225 Variances authorized
§ 459.235 Applications for permits
§ 459.236 Additional permit fees for remedial action or removal
§ 459.243 Restrictions on issuance of permits under ORS 459.245
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Limitation on Disposal of Certain Radioactive Materials

Enforcement

§ 459.376 Action to enforce rules or orders
§ 459.385 Entry upon private premises authorized

Infectious Waste Disposal

§ 459.386 Definitions for ORS 459.386 to 459.405
§ 459.387 Policy
§ 459.388 Restrictions on discarding, storing or transporting infectious waste
§ 459.390 Procedures for segregation and containment of infectious waste
§ 459.395 Treatment of infectious wastes
§ 459.398 Rules
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Household and Small Quantity Generator Hazardous Waste

§ 459.411 Policy
§ 459.412 Definition for ORS 459.411 to 459.417
§ 459.413 Household hazardous waste depots
§ 459.415 Department approval for collection activity required
§ 459.417 Statewide household hazardous waste public education program
§ 459.418 Contract for statewide collection of household hazardous waste

Batteries

§ 459.420 Permitted lead-acid battery disposal
§ 459.422 Acceptance of used batteries by retailers and wholesalers
§ 459.426 Notice to customers
§ 459.431 Definitions for ORS 459.431 to 459.437
§ 459.432 Policy
§ 459.433 Limitation on sale or promotion of alkaline manganese or zinc carbon batteries
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Waste Tire Disposal

§ 459.705 Definitions for ORS 459.705 to 459.790
§ 459.708 Waste tire generator
§ 459.710 Disposal in disposal site prohibited
§ 459.712 Transport without carrier permit prohibited
§ 459.715 Storage prohibited
§ 459.720 Conditions for storage site permit
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Miscellaneous

§ 459.900 Thermostats and motor vehicle switches containing mercury

Penalties

§ 459.992 Criminal penalties
§ 459.995 Civil penalties
Source:
Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 459—Solid Waste Management, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors459.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).