Green Neighbors Program

The Clark County Green Neighbors Program was developed and is maintained by Clark County Solid Waste and Environmental Outreach to assist citizens with developing more sustainable lifestyles and building a strong environmental community in Clark County. Solid waste regional planning and programs are a cooperative effort of Battle Ground, Camas, Clark County, La Center, Ridgefield, Vancouver, Washougal, and Yacolt. Funding for this project provided by a grant from the Washington State Department of Ecology.

Clark County makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information provided on this web site. However, due to the possibility of transmission errors, HTML browser capabilities, changes made since the last update to the site, etc., neither Clark County, nor any agency, officer, or employee of Clark County warrants the accuracy, reliability, or timeliness of any information published by this system, nor endorses any content, viewpoints, products, or services linked from this system, and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance on the accuracy, reliability, or timeliness of such information. Portions of such information may be incorrect or not current. Any person or entity that relies on any information obtained from this system does so at his or her own risk.

In offering information on the Web, Clark County seeks to balance our requirement for public access with the privacy needs of individual citizens. Information that appears on the Clark County Web site is part of the public record. By law, it is available for public access, whether by telephone request, visiting county offices, or through other means.

This site contains links to other websites. Clark County is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content, accuracy or opinions expressed on such websites, and such websites are not investigated, monitored or checked by us for accuracy or completeness. Inclusion of any linked website on our site does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked website by us.

clark county logo

Contact Details

Call us
(360) 397-2121 x4352
Household Hazardous Waste
Virtually every home contains products that can be potentially hazardous to people, pets, or wildlife. Learn about safe usage, storage, and disposal here.
Master Composter/Recycler Program
Do you want to join a team of sustainability ambassadors in our community? Train to become a Master Composter/Recycler and share your knowledge with neighbors and community groups.
Recycled Arts Festival
Visit the hippest, most eco-conscious festival of the year and see for yourself how people are giving new life to items that were landfill-bound.
Recycling Done Right
Plastic bags and glass are a problem in the blue recycling cart. We need your help! Because you put a lot of effort into recycling, we want to help you do it right.
Electronics Recycling
Did you know you can recycle your old tv instead of hauling it to the dump? There are lots of options in Clark County to reuse or recycle— check our Recycle A–Z widget to find out how!

Upcoming Events

Lyle Cherry Orchard Weekend Work Party 3
Sat Nov 17 @ 8:30AM
Lyle Cherry Orchard
Spirit Tales of the Vancouver Barracks
Sat Nov 17 @ 6:00PM
Fort Vancouver Lantern Tour
Sat Nov 17 @ 7:00PM
Fort Vancouver
  • Throw Less Away on Turkey Day

    Thanksgiving is about family, giving thanks, and perhaps most of all…food! But when you're sitting around the table this Turkey Day, it's important to keep in mind what will happen to your feast after the celebration has ended. Did you know?  In the United States, 40% of the food we produce is wasted. That is a staggering number, especially co...

  • Reducing Waste by Reuse: Community Exchange Networks

    Buying and selling second hand is a great way to reduce waste by prolonging the life of materials. From thrift stores to garage sales to all of the online listing sites, there are plenty of places to look for that patio table or another pair of jeans. However, while there are people that just want to get rid of their old stuff, there are also scamm...

Featured Event

Vancouver Farmers Market Holiday Sale
Fri Nov 23 @ 3:00PM
Hilton Downtown Vancouver

Green News

November 15, 2018
Thanksgiving is about family, giving thanks, and perhaps most of all…food! Bu...
November 02, 2018
We see litter and plastic pollution everywhere we go, and it is no secret that i...
October 30, 2018
Buying and selling second hand is a great way to reduce waste by prolonging the life of materials. F...
October 25, 2018
Did you know that Vancouver, WA has the world's first Certified B Corporation grocer? New Seasons M...

For Vancouver and Clark County residents

Free Leaf Disposal Coupon

Prevent street flooding — never blow or place leaves in the street. Use this coupon for free leaf disposal from October 1– December 31, 2018

Download Coupon