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Welcome to Sustainable Camden County

The Camden County Board of Freeholders is committed to creating a sustainable future for the county and its residents. The initiatives contained in our Sustainable Camden County Plan build on decades of work that has already been accomplished by our dedicated County staff and community partners. These initiatives were developed to take into account all the work that has been accomplished to date and sets the stage for what’s to come in the next five years. The plan assesses and puts into action initiatives that will move Camden County closer to a sustainable future. We look forward to having you travel with us on this journey to a Sustainable Camden County.

Our Vision

Camden County, New Jersey will continually strive to be a sustainable community. We will promote sustainability initiatives and best practices at every level and will engage our residents, municipalities, businesses, schools, work force and guests in sustainability.



Most Recent Articles

DEP TO HONOR NEW JERSEY RECYCLING LEADERS

Posted by on Nov 30, 2020 in Accomplishments, DEP, Sustainable | Comments Off on DEP TO HONOR NEW JERSEY RECYCLING LEADERS

TRENTON – While the global recycling community continues to face challenges due to global recycling markets and rising program costs, New Jersey’s recycling leaders are pursuing innovative techniques...

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Legislation Banning Single-Use Paper and Plastic Bags in New Jersey

Posted by on Nov 16, 2020 in Accomplishments, Sustainable Jersey | Comments Off on Legislation Banning Single-Use Paper and Plastic Bags in New Jersey

Governor Phil Murphy today signed S864, which prohibits the use of single-use plastic and paper bags in all stores and food service businesses statewide. This bill is a significant step to reduce harm and...

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2020 April Sustainable Champion – Joe Wallash

Posted by on Apr 9, 2020 in Accomplishments, Sustainability Champion | Comments Off on 2020 April Sustainable Champion – Joe Wallash

Playa Bowls was started by two surfers, just like Joe. What began as a...

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2020 March Sustainable Champion – Valente’s Italian Specialties

Posted by on Mar 9, 2020 in Accomplishments, Sustainability Champion | Comments Off on 2020 March Sustainable Champion – Valente’s Italian Specialties

Valente’s Italian Specialties is committed to remaining cognizant of its...

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2020 February Sustainable Champion – Erin Crean

Posted by on Feb 8, 2020 in Accomplishments, Sustainability Champion | Comments Off on 2020 February Sustainable Champion – Erin Crean

Erin Crean is a long-time resident of Camden.  She is on the Planning...

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2020 January Sustainable Champion – Sustainable Voorhees

Posted by on Jan 9, 2020 in Sustainability Champion | Comments Off on 2020 January Sustainable Champion – Sustainable Voorhees

Sustainable Voorhees has been tirelessly working since first becoming...

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Earth Hour

Posted by on Mar 9, 2018 in Environmental Protection/Preservation, News | 0 comments

Earth Hour Saturday March 30, 2019 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm Earth Hour is a global...

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