Recycling Resources

Northwest Bottled Water Association

Northwest Bottled Water Association Members come from all over the Pacific Northwest. They represent a wide range of companies from small family owned businesses to large corporations. This category is open to any firm engaged in the bottling, packaging, delivery, or distribution of bottled or vended water. Associate members represent companies engaged in the sale of equipment, supplies, or services to the bottled water industry. Our supplier members represent local, national, and international companies. This category is also open to anyone interested in, but not now engaged in, the bottled water industry.
Link to Resource: NWBWA

Association of Oregon Recyclers (AOR)

The Association of Oregon Recyclers is a not-for-profit coalition of individuals, governments, not-for-profit organizations and businesses committed to encouraging waste prevention and recycling in Oregon.
Link to Resource: AOR

Oregon Liquor Control Commission (OLCC)

Oregon’s government agency responsible for overseeing the Bottle Bill.
Link to Resource: OLCC

Oregon Department of Environmental Quality

Keep up with the latest Bottle Bill news, legislation and recycling issues at the state DEQ site.
Link to Resource: DEQ

American Beverage Association (ABA)

The American Beverage Association (ABA) is the trade association for America's non-alcoholic refreshment beverage industry, serving its members for more than 85 years.
Link to Resource: ABA

International Bottled Water Association

The International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) is the trade association representing the bottled water industry. Founded in 1958, IBWA's membership includes U.S. and international bottlers, distributors and suppliers.
Link to Resource: IBWA

Green Home Solutions

Going green is not just some kind of catch phrase that people around the world are using: It is a real way to save the planet's environment and save your family money as well. Most people do not realize how financially beneficial it can be to learn how to recycle or conserve energy. By following some easy tips, any family can take part in the green revolution and do its part for the greater good.
Link to Resource: Green Home Solutions

Resource Recycling

Get the latest recycling industry news and updates. Sign up for newsletters and periodicals that keep you informed on the most innovative recycling technologies each week.
Link to Resource: Resource Recycling

Container Recycling Institute (CRI)

A nonprofit organization committed to providing quality recycling research and education for policy makers and the general public. CRI seeks to provide a global model for the collection and quality recycling of packaging materials.
Link to Resource: CRI

Association of Plastics Recycling (APR)

An international trade association representing the plastics recycling industry. Membership includes independent recycling companies of all sizes, processing numerous resins, as well as consumer product companies, equipment manufacturers, testing laboratories, organizations, and others committed to the success of plastics recycling. APR advocates the recycling of all postconsumer plastic.
Link to Resource: APR

National Association for PET Container Resources (NAPCOR)

The trade association representing the PET plastic packaging industry. NAPCOR promotes the introduction and use of PET packaging; facilitates its recycling; and communicates the attributes of the PET container as an environmentally sustainable package.
Link to Resource: NAPCOR