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 Blog

News about our community as it relates to the environment
Jan
14

MLK Day of Service: Volunteer at Pacific Park!

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Make it a Day ON, Not a Day Off! Each year, the nation comes together to honor Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., with a day of service. Some organize their own volunteer outing while others join in on established events, and spend the day working for their community. The Day of Service was designated in 1994, and assigned to be led by the Corporati...
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Dec
04

Resilient Recycler: Tis the season… to think about waste!

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Waste ​ . It's not that we don't think about it, but - especially this time of year - there are a lot of other 'more important' things on our minds, so we usually don't think about waste until it becomes a problem . If you're reading this article, chances are you're an avid recycler. It's a lifestyle. All of your friends and family know it but occa...
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Oct
12

Got Meds? Take Them Back!

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It's time again for Clark County's bi-annual medication take-back event! On Saturday, October 27, take your unused and unwanted medications (including prescriptions, over-the counter medications, pills, liquids and inhalers) to any of our collection locations, and have them properly disposed of for free. Doing so does more than keep your medicine c...
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Oct
04

You’re Invited to Our Birthday Party!

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Green Neighbors turns 6! We're very excited about our anniversary, and all that Green Neighbors has accomplished this year. We've invited Portland blogger Jenica Barrett of Zero Waste Wisdom to celebrate with us and teach us about her zero waste life. Enjoy a cupcake and listen in as Jenica shares her experiences with sustainability,...
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Sep
14

To Shred or Not to Shred?

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Do you have a pile of receipts, junk mail, and other papers piling up in the corner of your room? If you're concerned about identity theft, you probably play it safe by shredding all documents that may have any personal information on them. For the most security, pay a shredding company to shred your sensitive files. If you shred at home, remember ...
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