Waste Management - Oregon Liquor Control Commission

Effective September 20, 2016



Source: Oregon.gov

Waste Management
(1) A licensee must:
(a) Store, manage and dispose of solid and liquid wastes generated during marijuana production and processing in accordance with applicable state and local laws and regulations which may include but are not limited to:
(A) Solid waste requirements in ORS 459 and OAR 340 Divisions 93 to 96;
(B) Hazardous waste requirements in ORS 466 and OAR 340, Divisions 100 to 106; and
(C) Wastewater requirements in ORS 468B and OAR 340, Divisions 41 to 42, 44 to 45, 53, 55 and 73.
(b) Store marijuana waste in a secured waste receptacle in the possession of and under the control of the licensee.

(c) If the waste is generated post-harvest or if an entire marijuana plant greater than 8 inches tall is designated as waste, the waste must be held on the licensed premises for at least three business days prior to disposal.
(2) A licensee may give or sell marijuana waste to a producer, processor or wholesale licensee or research certificate holder. Any such transaction must be entered into CTS pursuant to OAR 845-025-7500.
(3) In addition to information required to be entered into CTS pursuant to OAR 845-025-7500, a licensee must maintain accurate and comprehensive records regarding waste material that accounts for, reconciles, and evidences all waste activity related to the disposal of marijuana.
Stat. Auth.: ORS 475B.025, 475B.070 & 475B.090
Stats. Implemented: ORS 475B.070, 475B.090, 475B.100 & 475B.150