Camas Community Recycle Event

Green Neighbors Recycling Day Event

Title: Green Neighbors Recycling Day Event
Location: Camas Public Works Operations-1620 SE 8th Street
Category: One Time Event
Date: Saturday, April 18, 2015 8:00am –  1:00pm
Description: Help with collecting recycling during the free event for Camas residents and Clark County residents. Be part of this county-wide effort to keep hazardous wastes, paper, scrap metal, Freon, tires, block foam and electronics out of the landfill. It will be a fun day outside where you will get to help others recycle and make a difference in our environment.

Still looking for volunteers, please contact Karen Underhill for more information.

Contact karen.underhill@clark.wa.gov or 360-397-2121 x5121

Energy Star Certified
All Camas Schools are members of the District’s Energy Star family and have earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR certification, which signifies that the building performs in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency and meets strict energy efficiency performance levels set by the EPA.
Level 3 Green Schools
Grass Valley Elementary: This school was certified at Level 3 in school grounds. The Green Team worked to breathe new life into neglected areas of the campus and organized weeding parties to help keep areas free of invasive species. It also planned a composting center for leaves, other vegetation and kitchen scraps.
 

 

Skyridge Middle School: This school was certified at Level 3 in Waste & Recycling, Transportation, and Healthy School Buildings. The Green Team began an educational campaign and replaced all of their antibacterial spray with an all-natural, environmentally responsible alternative. The Green Team also continues to maintain the changes that they have achieved in past certifications through the implementation of recycling programs, no-idling zones, and student-led efforts to lessen Skyridge’s environmental footprint. Thanks to their efforts, Skyridge is now a healthier, more sustainable place! Sky Hawks Logo - Full Color