From the County of Hawaii Dept. of Environmental Management:
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection events will occur between 8:30 a.m. and
3:30 p.m., as follows:
Saturday, March 7, 2015 at the Waimea Recycling and Transfer Station.
Sunday, March 8, 2015 at the Pahoa Recycling and Transfer Station.
These events are for household generated and self-hauled waste only. Business,
government agency or farm wastes are not allowed. NO electronic waste will be
The County of Hawai‘i Department of Environmental Management holds these regular
collection events so households can conveniently dispose of acceptable HHW in a
manner that protects both public health and the environment. Some types of
acceptable HHW are automotive fluids, used batteries, fluorescent lights and pesticides.
Latex paint will only be accepted at the Waimea event. For a more complete list of
acceptable or unacceptable HHW, please visit our website www.hawaiizerowaste.org.
The Web site includes other useful information on solid waste diversion and recycling.
If you are unable to attend the events described above, the next scheduled HHW
Collection Events will be on June 6, 2015 in Hilo and June 13, 2015 in Kailua-Kona
Please direct your comments or questions regarding these HHW Collection Events to
Chris Chin-Chance, Recycling Specialist with the Department of Environmental
Management at 961-8554 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Mahalo for your k?kua.