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Holiday Waste Reduction

Image of christmas tree with ornamentRecycle your Christmas Tree - here's how!
Remember, please remove tinsel, lights, ornaments, wire, stands and other materials that are not a part of the tree.

The holidays tend to be a time of huge consumption levels. Americans eat more, drive more, spend more and throw away more 'stuff'. It is possible to have a wonderful holiday season without rampant consumption. Consider the gifts you purchase and try to give the gift of time, rather than the gift of things.


Visit for more information and tips on holiday waste reduction.

holiday waste brochure


Download the Clark County Reduce Holiday Waste Brochure



For some creative ideas on how you can reduce the amount of waste you create during the holidays, visit the following links:

Simplify the holidays from the Center for a New American Dream

Clark County Environmental Services - Recycling and Solid Waste
Peter DuBois, Division Manager

Street Address: 1300 Franklin Street, 1st Floor, Vancouver, WA 98660
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 9810, Vancouver, WA 98666-9810
Main phone: (360) 397-2121 | Fax: (360) 397-2062
Relay 711 or (800) 833-6384

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