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Aloha from Recycle Hawai'i!

Attached is our new 'RH Easy Guide' with 'My Zero Waste Checklist & Tips and flyer for upcoming Backyard Composting Workshops in Kea'au, Kona & Waimea.


Upcoming Backyard Composting Workshops

March 25, April 1 & May 6, 2017
For information & registration see flyer or visit Backyard Composting page.


February 10, 2017: Until further notice, Mr. K's will not have a FREE E-waste drop off day.

They will still accept E-waste for a fee of .55 cents per pound. Free E-waste disposal is still available at the county transfer stations on certain days.

For days and locations, please visit the Solid Waste Division and Recycling Section.


Limited Mulch Availability at East Hawaii Organics Facility in Hilo

Mulch supply at the East Hawai‘i Organics Facility in Hilo will be limited beginning February 15, 2017 through April 17, 2017. The limited supply is due to the County’s efforts to provide Enhanced Mulch. View the announcement here.


 Hawai`i Island Recycling Guide

Download the latest Hawai`i Island Recycle Guide - March 2017


New 'Keeping It Green' Newsletter

Download the latest issue of Recycle Hawai`i's 'Keeping It Green' Newsletter

'Keeping it Green' Newsletter


Residential Used Motor Oil Program Update

After over 18 years, Recycle Hawaii will no longer be overseeing the residential used motor oil program due to unacceptable contract provisions offered by the County of Hawaii Department of Environmental Management and a diminution of adequate funding.

For the latest drop off locations and hours, visit the County of Hawaii online:


Change of Hours for HI5 Redemption at Ocean View effective August 2016

Ocean View Transfer Station HI5 Certifield Redemption Center
Hours of operation have expanded to 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Saturday only.
View the HI5 page for more information


Hours for the Ocean View Transfer Station (rubbish only) have been expanded to 7:00 AM – 3:00 PM, Saturday only


2016 Art & Science of Recycling Projects

Kahakai & E.B. DiSilva Elementary Schools hold exhibits

See photos & reports on Art & Science of Recycling Page


Upcoming Household Hazardous Waste Collections

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View the flyer here.