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

NW Largest Garage & Vintage Sale
Sat Apr 21 @12:00AM
Clark County Event Center at the Fairgrounds
Ridgefield NWR Work Party
Sat Apr 21 @ 7:45AM
River 'S' Unit - Ridgefield Wildlife Refuge
Making Meadows Tour
Sat Apr 21 @ 8:00AM
Columbia Land Trust
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  • RESILIENT RECYCLER: Which material is the phoenix of recycling?

    Not all materials are recycled the same and not all materials can be recycled indefinitely. Follow our series as we explore how many times different materials can be recycled and search for the phoenix of recycling   Part 2: Paper - 5 to 7 lives Each time paper is recycled, the fibers get smaller and smaller. Paper molding like egg cartons are...

Featured Event

Repair Cafe
Sat Apr 21 @10:30AM
Cascade Park Community Library

Green News

April 19, 2018
If you've taken a trip to the transfer stations recently, you may have noticed the reader boards ...
April 12, 2018
Not all materials are recycled the same and not all materials can be recycled indefinitely. Follow o...
March 27, 2018
More than 90% of poisoning deaths in Washington are caused by drugs. So what are you supposed to ...
March 27, 2018
Not all materials are recycled the same and not all materials can be recycled indefinitely. Follow o...