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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Jan
16

How to Stop the Unwanted (and wasteful) Junk Mail

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You run to your mailbox, excited for the expected letter, postcard, or package. But, when you pull it open, you are instead met with an onslaught of paper advertisements, most of which you never asked for. We all receive junk mail, but almost no one wants to. In fact, we send over 40% of it directly to the landfill without even opening it. The aver...
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Jan
04

2019 Recycled Arts Festival - Apply Now!

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Calling all artists! Registration is now open for this years Recycled Arts Festival . Are you a returning vendor, or a local artist looking for a new platform? That means it's time to sign up, and begin preparing for another fantastic event of music, food, and creativity. Here's a few things to keep in mind before you apply: ~ Art must be composed ...
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Dec
18

Last-Minute Holiday Shopping Done Right

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The holidays mean gift-giving, and we all want to think of the best presents for each of our loved ones. Sometimes, though, even the best of us wait until the last minute – leading to a panicked scramble for the closest thing we can find. Often in those final shopping days we purchase what's easy, and resort to buying cheap or low-quality products....
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Dec
12

Tis' the Season ... to Waste Less Food

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The end of the year is approaching, and for many that means time to break out those once-a-year treats! Dinner parties, cookies and other food traditions can be an important part of the holidays for anyone. Unfortunately, that can also mean more food waste, which means wasted energy, time, land, resources, and potential food for those in need. So h...
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Nov
15

Throw Less Away on Turkey Day

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Thanksgiving is about family, giving thanks, and perhaps most of all…food! But when you're sitting around the table this Turkey Day, it's important to keep in mind what will happen to your feast after the celebration has ended. Did you know?  In the United States, 40% of the food we produce is wasted. That is a staggering number, especially co...
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