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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Dec
03

Green Business Spotlight: Central Transfer Station

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Central Transfer Station is one of three transfer stations in Clark County. While their mission is to provide reliable and environmentally conscious waste and recycling services for county residents and businesses, Central Transfer has also adopted many green practices to ensure a safe and sustainable environment for their employees and customers C...
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Nov
02

Green Business Spotlight: EYE Clothing Co.

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EYE Clothing Co. is one of Clark County's newest certified green businesses. Based out of the Vancouver Mall, EYE Clothing sells a range of apparel including sweatshirts, jackets, hats, and more for both adults and children. They frequently collaborate with local businesses and artists to create designs showcasing the beauty of the Pacific Northwes...
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Oct
09

You’re invited to the Green Neighbors Program’s Virtual Birthday Celebration!

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If you're looking for a reason to celebrate, search no further! Clark County's Green Neighbors program is turning 8 this year, and the public is invited to celebrate in the program's live virtual event. The online birthday party will be held from 3-4:30 pm on Saturday, Oct. 17 through Zoom. Register to attend the free party by clicking HERE, o...
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Sep
29

Green Business Spotlight: Niche Wine Bar

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In 2013, Niche Wine Bar became one of the first certified Green Businesses in downtown Vancouver. From the very beginning Leah Jackson, owner of Niche, has modeled green business principles and made every effort to incorporate thoughtful elements into her business that minimize the wine bar's environmental footprint. Take-out and dine-in optio...
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Sep
28

Is it safe to eat produce exposed to smoke and ash from wildfires?

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With the recent wildfires in Washington, Oregon and California, public health experts have urged the public to take precautions against hazardous air quality. Naturally, residents are interested in knowing if eating from these areas means they are consuming the same toxins they had been told to avoid breathing—a concern that will only grow in areas...
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