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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Credit card offers, catalogs, coupon booklets, flyers and phone books, multiple phone books. While all these things can be recycled, if you didn’t want them in the first place, a better way to deal with them is to take your name off their mailing or delivery list. There are several companies that offer an ‘opt out’ service.

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Opt Out — Marketing Junk Mail

You can have your name removed from marketing mailing lists by contacting the Direct Marketing Association (DMA). Visit the DMA's website at, by email to or by telephone at (212) 768-7277. Online registration is free. If you don’t have internet access, the Direct Marketing Association also offers a mail-in option for residents. To register by mail, for a $1 charge, you can enter up to three individuals at the same address. Include your complete mailing address and a check or money order for $1, and mail to DMAchoice, Direct Marketing Association, PO Box 643, Carmel, NY 10512.

Opt Out — Telephone Directory

You can opt out of receiving a telephone directory at It may take up to 12 weeks for the selections to be accepted by the publisher’s internal systems. Note: Directory publishers listed on the site generally do not accept opt-out requests from third parties or websites proclaiming to submit such requests on your behalf. Protect your personal information by using the website to work directly with the directory publishers.

Opt Out — Catalog Choice

Catalog Choice offers a basic service to opt out of unwanted catalogs, coupons, credit card offers, and circulars delivered to your home or business for free. Additional services are available for a fee. Visit their website to learn more:

Opt Out — Junk Faxes and more

Unsolicited advertisements sent to your fax machine are sometimes called “junk faxes.” In most cases, Federal Communications Commission (FCC) rules under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act and Junk Fax Prevention Act prohibit sending junk faxes. To stop unwanted junk faxes, unwanted calls, text or robocalls, go to the FCC’s website at

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