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

2018 Recycled Arts Festival
Sat Jun 23 @ 9:00AM
Esther Short Park
Vancouvers Farmers Market
Sat Jun 23 @ 9:00AM
Esther Short Park
Ridgefield Farmers Market
Sat Jun 23 @ 9:00AM
Overlook Park
  • 13th Annual Recycled Arts Festival - Insider Inclusive

    Why should you go to the Recycled Arts Festival? The Art! Of course, why else would you go to a "Recycled Arts Festival?" We have over 130 vendors all specialized in working with recycled materials. Don't miss the Sculpture Garden where you can vote for your favorite entry. Come be inspired and find a few treasures to take home. Procession of the S...

  • Name that Garbage: Plastics

     Can you guess the material based off the description? The following are NOT recyclable in Clark County curbside collections:    I'm light and stretchy and oh so convenient. I'll crowd out your closet or drift away on the wind. What am I? You'll find me most commonly in the produce section of the store though I could be lurking ...

Featured Event

2018 Recycled Arts Festival
Sat Jun 23 @ 9:00AM
Esther Short Park

Green News

June 11, 2018
Why should you go to the Recycled Arts Festival? The Art! Of course, why else would you ...
June 08, 2018
 Can you guess the material based off the description? The following are NOT recyclable in Clar...
May 25, 2018
These furtive products are made of paper but are not recyclable. See if you can guess what they are ...
May 15, 2018
In 2010 and 2012, Clark County audited household recycling carts and tagged carts that had contamina...