The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is a regulatory agency whose job is to
protect the quality of Oregon’s Environment. DEQ is responsible for protecting and enhancing
Oregon’s water and air quality, for cleaning up spills and releases of hazardous materials, and
for managing the proper disposal of hazardous and solid wastes.
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