Solid Waste & Environmental Outreach
The Solid Waste System
Clark County manages the regional solid waste system in partnership with the cities of Battle Ground, Camas La Center, Ridgefield, Vancouver, Washougal and the town of Yacolt.
The program contracts with private companies for recycling collection, sorting, processing and marketing, and garbage transfer and disposal services.
In our community
Outreach in our community is key to conserving resources and protecting the environment, which are the primary goals of the county's Solid Waste Program.
Find out what's happening
Clark County Green Awards - March 23, 2017. Join us at the historic Kiggins Theatre in downtown Vancouver for an evening event celebrating the contributions of businesses and community leaders in Clark County to reduce waste, conserve resources and protect the environment! This community event highlights the greenest of the green in Clark County. Doors open at 5 pm. There is no charge to attend, but advanced registration is required.
Recycle Day Events - Clark County, the cities of Battle Ground, Camas, La Center, Ridgefield, Vancouver and Washougal and the town of Yacolt are hosting Recycling Day Events in April and May 2017. The events give Clark County residents the opportunity to manage a variety of special wastes through reuse, recycling or safe disposal. Household hazardous waste (HHW) is NOT accepted at these events. See the schedule>>
Medication Take Back event - April 29, 2017. Do you have out of date or unwanted medications to dispose of? Checkout this free event at three locations. Learn more >