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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Green Blog

News about our community as it relates to the environment
Sep
24

We're Abuzz about the Green Neighbors Birthday Party

We're Abuzz about the Green Neighbors Birthday Party
​We're getting old now, at least in bee years… Green Neighbors is about 1,450 bee years old or seven human years! The western honey bee lives about 150 days while the modern human can hope to live about 31,025 days, but besides the notable differences in lifespan, size, and our inability to fly, we actually have more in common with our buzzy buddie...
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Sep
23

Space is filling up for the 2020 Master Composter Recycler Training Program

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If you're interested in composting and recycling, if you want a sustainable future, and if you want to be part of a great community, consider becoming a Master Composter Recycler. This volunteer training provides you with the tools and knowledge to build a hot compost pile, tend a worm bin, reduce your own waste, and ultimately educate others in ef...
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Sep
23

Free Leaf Disposal Coupon

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Autumn is arriving and the leaves are falling. Remember that while removing leaves from your lawn can be an important step in keeping your grass healthy, where those leaves end up matters. Leaves in the street can clog storm drains, which leads to flooding. Keep our neighborhoods safe and clean by taking advantage of free leaf disposal from October...
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Aug
05

Green Business Spotlight: Vancouver Spinal Care

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Located in downtown Vancouver, Vancouver Spinal Care offers chiropractic care, massage therapy, and care for accidents and injuries. This 5-person office proves that it's possible to go green by setting a goal, changing habits and making small, incremental changes to reduce energy consumption and waste.  Vancouver Spinal Care launched their gr...
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Jul
15

Resilient Recycler - Safe Disposal of Sharps

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Over the last few years, Clark County's waste hauler Waste Connections has noticed a trend: an increase in the number of needles and medical sharps found in Clark County's waste and recycling in the fall months. When not correctly disposed of, sharps such as needles, intravenous (IV) tubing, scalpel blades, and lancets can be a major haza...
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