Governing Law and Regulations
Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Land Quality Division
Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) Pesticides Division
See ADDRESSES & CONTACTS for addresses and telephone numbers.
See national section for basic information and federal regulations.
Comparison: State vs. Federal
• Rules. Oregon has stricter rules for pesticide registration, licensing, and certification. The state also has additional rules for the management of abrasive blast wastes containing pesticides that are not federal hazardous wastes and pesticide residue. Oregon has adopted penalties for violation of the state Pesticide Control Act. See the state section PENALTIES/LIABILITIES for details.
Oregon follows federal rules for the disposal of pesticides that are hazardous ...