Governing Law and Regulations
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services (ODCBS) Oregon Occupational Safety and Health Division (OR-OSHA)
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Oregon has adopted training requirements that are stricter than federal standards for asbestos abatement projects, oil SPCC personnel, pesticide agricultural workers and handlers, and UST system operators.
• Administration and enforcement. DEQ administers and enforces the environmental training requirements.