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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News about our community as it relates to the environment
Aug
20

Resilient Recycler: Forget Which Cart to Put Out on Collection Day?

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Do you catch yourself wondering out loud which cart has to go out to the curb? Is it recycling collection this week or yard debris? The annual calendar mailer is posted on the refrigerator, but sadly it doesn't send you reminders.RecycleRight App to the Rescue! Download the RecycleRight app to your Apple or Android smartphone or tablet for FREE! Wi...
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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 gre...
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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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Jul
02

Green Business Spotlight: Wager Audio

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Wager Audio provides audio visual equipment rental, full service event production and everything in between. Whether you need a mic for a backyard gathering or are producing one of Vancouver's largest events, they have the ability to meet your needs. In the last year they supported over 600 events!Did you attend the Clark County Recycled Arts Festi...
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Jun
26

YOU can help stop plastic pollution! Join the challenge!

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In March, 265 Clark County residents participated in the WasteBusters Challenge to reduce waste by pledging to take their own reusable bag to the store, use a reusable coffee cup, or reduce food waste. Challenges like these are a fun way to challenge yourself and your friends and family to reduce waste. Can't wait for the next WasteBusters (annuall...
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