Recycle Hawai`i is a 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization serving the people of Hawai`i. We currently offer free public recycling educational services on behalf of the County of Hawai`i, the State Department of Health, and our contributors. FEIN# 99-0293381
The mission of Recycle Hawai`i is to promote resource awareness and recycling enterprises in Hawai`i. To achieve this, we educate the community about sound resource management and recycling opportunities for a more environmentally sustainable future.
Clean Water for Reefs: Citizen Science & Community Cleanup Event
Please email to volunteer and register for the
View the PDF here for more information.
Saturdays Dec 17, 2016 & Jan 21, 2017 Drop offs 8:30 am-4:00 pm
On these dates, e-waste drop offs are FREE for RESIDENTIAL/Household AND COMMERCIAL/Business, Agency & Non-Profit. Commercial must call 969-1222 to set up an appointment beforehand. Mr. K's regular E-Waste drop off rates: RESIDENTIAL/Household: Free on Saturdays; Sun.to Fri.$.55/lb. COMMERCIAL/Business, Agency & Non-Profit.: Saturdays $.55/lb; Sun.to Fri. $.95/lb.
At any of the County of Hawaii Solid Waste Division Facilities during normal business hours except for the Miloli‘i and Ocean View Transfer Stations.
RESIDENTIAL customers may leave trees in designated areas (not in rubbish chutes). County Facility Attendants will direct the public to the proper drop-off point.
COMMERCIAL customers must recycle trees at either the East Hawai`i Organics Facility in Hilo or the West Hawai‘i Organics Facility in Waikoloa.
For more information including on how to prepare greenery for recycling go to: http://www.hawaiizerowaste.org/events/recycle-your-holiday-trees-greenery-2016/?mc_id=413
For a map and directions to drop-off locations go to: http://www.hawaiizerowaste.org/facilities/
Hello Volunteers and Partners,
Share this flyer with your friends or groups. RSVP Potluck lunch & sign up for the last 2016 Puako Boat Ramp Cleanup at .
Saturday 12/10, Meet 7:30 to 11:30 AM. Reserve a tank of dive air or kayak for water cleanup (contact numbers above) or view the flyer here.
Household Hazardous Waste collection dates for Hilo and Kealakehe are coming soon.
Latex paint is not hazardous but Recycle Hawaii will be there on the same days to collect any unwanted latex paint that is still in good condition.
*If it is NOT usable please allow it to fully harden by air drying. Once dry, it can be disposed of in the rubbish chutes.
Hilo Transfer Station:
December 3rd, 7:30am-2:30pm
Kealakehe Transfer Station
December 10th, 7:30am-2:30pm
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Presented by East HI Cultural Center in Hilo, 961-5711
Opening Reception on Sat. Nov. 12 at 5:30 PM
Recycle Hawaii will be on hand for the Tutu Hana Hou Award presentation and stop by at our table to learn about Hawaii Recycles Day, #BeRecycled Pledge and #BeRecycled Sweepstakes.
Exhibit on display Nov. 12 - Dec. 2, 2016, Wed-Fri 12-6 PM, Sat 10 AM-4 PM
Fashion Show on Sat. Dec. 3 at 6:00 PM
Fri. Nov. 18 Entry Forms Due; http://www.ehcc.org/content/upcycle-16-fashion-show
Download the latest issue of Recycle Hawai`i's 'Keeping It Green' Newsletter
Hours of Operation: Mon – Fri 8 AM – 5 PM
USED MOTOR OIL IS NO LONGER ACCEPTED at BIG ISLAND TOYOTA in Hilo & PACIFIC CUSTOMS, LLC in Kea‘au.
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
Kahakai & E.B. DiSilva Elementary Schools hold exhibits
See photos & reports on Art & Science of Recycling Page