The State of Alabama used oil education and outreach program, Project R.O.S.E. (Recycled Oil Saves Energy) ceased operations on September 30, 2005 at 5:00 P.M. On October 1, 2005, the Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA), Science, Technology and Energy Division assumed responsibility for matters related to public used oil collection and recycling for the State of Alabama.
This website will be left in place, but will no longer be updated or otherwise maintained.

Contact information is as follows:

Contact Person:     Van Clee Johnson
Email Address:
Telephone: 800-392-8098 or 334-242-5322
Mailing Address:   401 Adams Avenue, Suite 560
                             P.O. Box 5690
                             Montgomery, AL 36103-5690
Website Address:


Used Motor Oil Re-Refining and Recycling: A Grade 7-12 Classroom Curriculum

Coordinated by Project R.O.S.E.® and provided to schools by a grant from Chevron

Making Every Day Earth Day

To locate the nearest used motor oil collection center, click on the Earth 911 logo. Enter your postal code at the appropriate place on the Earth 911 home page, and click the 'go' button.