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
Feb
25

Resilient Recycler: six things you're recycling wrong (& how to do it right)

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Know before you throw! Putting items in your bin that are not accepted in our curbside recycling system can damage equipment, contribute to pollution, and reduce the ability of manufacturers to use our recyclables to make new products. We call this "wish-cycling": putting something in your bin in hopes that it will be recycled, but it is not o...
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Feb
19

Be prepared when weather cancels your waste service

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Did your garbage, recycling, or yard debris service get cancelled during the recent winter weather? Here's how to be in the know and prepared for when weather delays or cancels your service! While Clark County may not have received as much snow as expected over the last couple of weeks, it was just enough to cause cancellations and delays in garbag...
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Feb
15

Resilient Recycler: New Paint Take-back Locations in Clark County!

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Paint . It seems like you either have too much, or not enough. If you have left over paint in cans that are taking up space and collecting dust, we have good news for you. The number of locations in Clark County that are accepting paint for takeback has just increased! Paint is a household hazardous waste (HHW) which means it requires extra care wh...
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Feb
07

RecycleU: Free recycling education for all!

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The amount of waste we create is increasing all of the time, while simultaneously space for waste is inevitably decreasing, as landfills are reaching capacity and quickly becoming obsolete. In an effort to mitigate this problem, recycling systems have been erected around the world, creating global markets and diverging specific materials from inund...
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Jan
29

Pledge to Reduce your Waste (and win prizes) with WasteBusters!

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It's that time of year again… Wastebusters is right around the corner! This annual online waste-reduction challenge allows you to choose a pledge to cut back on your garbage. Signing up means you reduce waste, and learn new habits for the better. This year, you can choose from three pledges: Eliminate single use cups by bringing your own mug Use no...
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