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
Jan
14

Volunteer at Pacific Park for MLK Day!

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"Anybody can be great, because anybody can serve." - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.Each year, the nation comes together to honor Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a day of service.  The Day of Service was designated in 1994 and is led by the Corporation for National and Community Service, who say, "MLK Day of Service is intended to ...
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Jan
06

Buying Clothing Can Be More Harmful Than You Think

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The average American throws away about 81 pounds of clothing every year, according to Environmental Protection Agency estimates. It can be tempting to buy new clothing often as cheap clothing is readily available, and the perception is that clothing can easily be passed on to someone else who needs it. However, the environmental cost of cheaply pro...
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Dec
13

Giving Green Gifts

Green gifts are presents that require fewer resources and result in less waste than conventional mass-produced items. They can be bought new items, repurposed old items or old items made new through the magic of recycling. Get an early start on your new year's resolutions and pledge to give green this season with a little help from Green Neighbors....
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Nov
26

Create New Waste-Free Holiday Traditions and Memories

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As we gather together to spend quality time with family and friends, keep in mind how you might be able to cut down on a little waste that is generated during the season. Here are some tips that emphasize the "reduce, reuse, recycle" mantra, and may help create new traditions and lasting memories:  Reduce – Visit Clark Green Neighbors for more...
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Nov
21

Nominate Your Green Neighbor Hero for the 2020 Green Awards!

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 Nominations are open for the Green Neighbor of the Year Award! If you know someone who demonstrates outstanding efforts to continually reduce their environmental footprint and influences others in the community to do the same, show your appreciation by nominating them at the link below before January 10th. You can even nominate yourself....
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