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

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

Mt St Helens Summit Climb
Sat Mar 24 @12:00AM
Marble Mountain Sno-Park
Friends of Trees Planting
Sat Mar 24 @ 8:30AM
East Woods Church
  • Take the Waste Busters Challenge!

    Busted! Although Washington has a 50% recycling rate, the average Washington resident produces ~7 pounds of trash every day. That's more than the national average! In a waste stream analysis of Clark County, 20% of landfilled waste could have been recycled in our blue curb-side recycling bins. One-third of the waste stream was organic material, suc...

  • RESILIENT RECYCLER: 5th Most Dangerous Job

    Refuse and recycling work is the 5 th most dangerous job in the US (Bureau of Labor Statistics). Can you imagine a big blue recycling truck racing down the road trailing flames? It's not all that uncommon of an occurrence. A tower of water at West Van Materials Recovery Center is quick at hand for putting out fires that start in trucks, rubbish pil...

Featured Event

Science on Tap
Wed Apr 11 @ 7:00PM
Kiggins Theatre

Green News

March 13, 2018
March 15th is World Consumer Rights Day! How can you shop more sustainably?   ...
February 27, 2018
Green Neighbors is thrilled to announce our 2018 Volunteer Award Winner, Lee LaLone. Green Neighbors...
February 27, 2018
When the Shoe Fits Grand Central location When the Shoe Fits is a sma...
February 27, 2018
The crowd at Kiggins Theatre On Thursday, February 22, the Clark Coun...