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 2015. The events will give Clark County, Washington, residents an opportunity to manage a variety of special wastes* through reuse, recycling or safe disposal. Download the pdf2015 Flyer.

Please note that we are again able to accept Block Foam at our three fall events.

We are looking for volunteers! To volunteer at one of the Recycle Day Events, please sign up online.

**Please bring non-perishable food items for local food banks**

Dates for these events are as follows:



Yacolt - Saturday, April 11, 9am - 2pm
Yacolt Primary School, 406 W Yacolt Rd.
No shredding at this location. See below for materials accepted.

La Center - Saturday, May 2, 9am - 1pm
Holley Park, 1000 East 4th St
See below for materials accepted.

Camas - Saturday, April 18, 9am - 1pm
Camas Public Works Operations, 1620 SE 8th St.

See below for materials accepted.

Washougal - Saturday, May 16, 9am - 1pm
Washougal Transfer Station, 4020 S. Grant St.
See below for materials accepted.

Ridgefield - Saturday, April 25, 9am - 1pm

5901 South 11th St.
No shredding at this location. See below for materials accepted.

Hazel Dell - Saturday, May 30   9am - 1pm
Columbia River High School parking lot, 800 NW 99th St.
See below for materials accepted.



Central Vancouver - Saturday, Sept.12, 9am - 1pm
Clark College, Yellow Lot 1, 1900 Fort Vancouver Way

See below for materials accepted.

Battle Ground - Saturday, Oct. 3, 9am - 1pm

Battle Ground High School parking lot,
300 W Main St. e
nter from N Parkway Ave. onto NW 3rd Way
See below for materials accepted.

East Vancouver - Saturday, Sept. 19, 9am - 1pm
C-Tran Fisher's Landing Transit Center, 3510 SE 164th Ave.
See below for materials accepted.


Description of Materials

  • Batteries
    ACCEPTED: Vehicle batteries - car, truck, motorcycle and marine lead acid batteries. Household batteries - alkaline, mercury, ni-cad, lithium, rechargeable and button batteries.
    NOT ACCEPTED: Forklift, locomotive and hybrid car batteries.

  • Block Foam
    ACCEPTED: White #6 block foam (Styrofoam), clean and dry.
    NOT ACCEPTED: Plastic-wrapped, yellow urethane foam, spongy polypropylene foam, food trays, foam film, hot tub covers, packing peanuts and foam with cardboard with tape or metal attached.

  • E-Waste
    ACCEPTED: Computers, monitors, TVs, printers, VCRs, typewriters, cell phones and other electronics.
    NOT ACCEPTED: Microwaves.

  • Freon Containing Items
    ACCEPTED: Residential freezers, refrigerators; A/C units only; limit three Freon containing units per participant/per day.
    NOT ACCEPTED: Commercial equipment, or RV and automotive air conditioning units.

  • Household Hazardous Waste
    ACCEPTED: Automotive products - oil, antifreeze, gasoline, brake and transmission fluid. Household cleaners - oven cleaners, drain cleaners, disinfectants, laundry products. Paints and solvents - latex and oil base paint, thinners, varnishers, wood preservers. Poisons/pesticides - fungicides, insecticides, herbicides and rodenticides: all wastes must be from households.
    NOT ACCEPTED: Explosives, ammunition, biological material or business generated wastes.

  • Scrap Metal
    ACCEPTED: Large appliances (ovens, stoves, hot water heaters, clothes washers/dryers and dishwashers), barbecues, metal sinks and other metal items. Accepted items must be mostly metal.
    NOT ACCEPTED: Propane tanks, car bodies, trailers or metals with grease.

  • Shredding
    ACCEPTED: Limit of two banker boxes per visit.
    NOTE: Please remain in your vehicle unless directed by staff. Please note that shredding will only be available at Camas, La Center, Washougal, Hazel Dell, Vancouver, East Vancouver and Battle Ground events.

  • Tires
    ACCEPTED: Regular size automobile, SUV, pickup truck and motorcycle tires, limit five tires per participant/per day. Rims (by themselves) are accepted for the scrap metal box.
    NOT ACCEPTED: Tractor-trailer size or larger; tires with rims; tires from service station owners, repair garages or any type of tire dealer or re-treader.

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