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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Virtual Natural Garden Tour
Explore Clark County's most beautiful natural gardens through an interactive virtual tour.
DIY Project Waste
Have you been working on a home renovation or repair and need to self-haul your load? Learn about safe disposal and alternatives available if you can't make it to the dump.
Recycling Done Right
Plastic bags and glass are a problem in the blue recycling cart. We need your help! Because you put a lot of effort into recycling, we want to help you do it right.
Household Hazardous Waste
Virtually every home contains products that can be potentially hazardous to people, pets, or wildlife. Learn about safe usage, storage, and disposal here.
Recycled Arts Festival
Visit the hippest, most eco-conscious festival of the year and see for yourself how people are giving new life to items that were landfill-bound.
Electronics Recycling
Did you know you can recycle your old tv instead of hauling it to the dump? There are lots of options in Clark County to reuse or recycle— check our Recycle A–Z widget to find out how!

Upcoming Events

  • Reusable bags: Safe to use during the pandemic – bring…

    Reusable bags do not increase risk of COVID-19 transmission   The initial confusion and unknown elements of how COVID-19 spreads between people led to a rise in the presence of disposable, single-use items: plastic bags, paper coffee cups and takeout containers to name a few. This was understandable in the early stages of the pa...

  • The Interactive 2020 Clark County Natural Garden Tour is online…

    The 2020 Virtual Natural Garden Tour is now open! For 15 years, the public has been invited to visit inspiring private gardens that skip the use of chemicals and encourage natural techniques. This year, visitors can peer into all of the 15 gardens without leaving their own home. Incorporating curated video shots and  photos...

Featured Event

Green News

September 29, 2020
In 2013, Niche Wine Bar became one of the first certified Green Businesses in downtown Vancouve...
September 28, 2020
With the recent wildfires in Washington, Oregon and California, public health experts have urged the...
September 25, 2020
Autumn is arriving and the leaves are falling. Remember that while removing leaves from your lawn ca...
August 28, 2020
Located in downtown Vancouver, LSW Architects is an architectural firm that prioritizes sustainabili...

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