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 Neighbors Volunteer Award Winner

Green Neighbors is thrilled to announce our 2018 Volunteer Award Winner, Lee LaLone. Green Neighbors are committed to helping move Clark County towards being more environmentally aware and sustainable. And just like the Master Composter Recyclers, they don't get paid either! They do their work in the community because it's their passion to make a p...
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March Green Business of the Month

When the Shoe Fits is a small footwear shop in Vancouver's Grand Central shopping area that became a certified Green Business in 2016 after seeing opportunities to improve recycling. They were able to make a significant change by using signs to improve waste sorting, and by training employees in waste reduction. Their recycling program reaches out ...
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Green Gala: Raise the Curtain for our 2018 Award Winners

2018 Green Gala
On Thursday, February 22, the Clark County community gathered at Vancouver's historic Kiggins Theater to honor the winners of the annual Green Awards. Five Tinnies stood facing the screen, waiting to reveal themselves to the winners of the annual Clark County Green Awards. From their bocce ball heads to the mismatched washers of their elbow joints,...
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Turn your Recycling Pink

This Valentine's Day spread the love! Consider turning your recycling pink with a donation to the Pink Lemonade Project! Perhaps you've seen the pink recycling truck on its route around east Vancouver? The one-of-a-kind truck joined the fleet in August 2017 as part of the Turn Clark County Pink campaign by Waste Connections and the Pink Lemonade Pr...
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RESILIENT RECYCLER: 5th Most Dangerous Job

RESILIENT RECYCLER: 5th Most Dangerous Job
Refuse and recycling work is the 5 th most dangerous job in the US (Bureau of Labor Statistics). Can you imagine a big blue recycling truck racing down the road trailing flames? It's not all that uncommon of an occurrence. A tower of water at West Van Materials Recovery Center is quick at hand for putting out fires that start in trucks, rubbish pil...
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