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.

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Contact Details

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(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

Yacolt Burn State Forest Trail Work Party
Thu May 24 @ 8:30AM
Tarbell Trailhead
You Can! Food Preservation Classes
Thu May 24 @ 1:00PM
Heritage Farm
Outdoor Class with Jack Nisbet
Thu May 24 @ 1:00PM
Fort Vancouver National Historic Site
  • Resilient Recycler: Make Every Day Recycling Day

    Block Foam Block foam can be recycled for free at  Waste Connections Central Transfer and Recycling Center (11034 NE 117 th Ave, Vancouver). Simply drive into the Recycling Depot and empty your block foam into the designated box. Then, your foam will be taken to be recycled at Agilyx in Tigard, Oregon. It's super easy! This collection is only ...

  • Plant Sales Abound: How to find a good plant

    It's spring and the landscape is blossoming into color! A variety of organizations are having plant sales as fundraisers for their programs. Check out our links below to find one near you. Why should you buy plants from these sales rather than the supermarket? If not to support these local programs and the students and volunteers who grew the plant...

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Green News

May 15, 2018
In 2010 and 2012, Clark County audited household recycling carts and tagged carts that had contamina...
May 11, 2018
Block Foam Block foam can be recycled for free at Waste Connections Central Transfer and Rec...
May 07, 2018
It's spring and the landscape is blossoming into color! A variety of organizations are having pla...
May 04, 2018
 #6 polystyrene plastics are your commonly called "Styrofoam" products from take-out contain...