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Hawaii Island & Environmental Sustainability
Styrofoam Food Service Ware Ban Effective today

As of July 1, 2019 all food vendors are prohibited from providing food to a customer...

County Recycling Program Overview June 2019 Update

George Hayducsko, County Recycling Coordinator presented an updated version of their slides:  Recycling Program Overview 6-6-19...

Major Achievements
Our long-term vision is that Hawaii Island minimizes waste. In the future, everyone will understand and practice resource management instead of waste generation and disposal.
Recycle Hawaii works toward this vision through its programs and services. These are just some of our achievements.

2500/mo

TOUCHES

- Facebook, newsletters, booths, workshops, presentations, meetings, phone and email inquiries.

933

LIKES

- Daily Facebook posts of the latest information on reducing and recycling waste. Over 2,000 engagements per week!

335 Tons

DIVERTED

- We proved the value of Reuse Centers at County Transfer Stations to return still good products back to our Island community. FY16-17

Our MISSION Statement
Recycle Hawaii leads solid waste reduction education and innovative reuse programs on Hawaii Island
2017 marked 25 years for Recycle Hawai`i as a non-profit community educational organization serving the residents and businesses of Hawaii Island.
Our Events
Get involved and join one of our sponsored education and outreach events!
  • Jul 25 Hilo Public Library
    Join Recycle Hawaii’s Dani Burger at 10am at Hilo Library July 25 for kids to learn about how to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle to stop waste from going to the landfill.
  • Aug 3 Mokupapapa Discovery Center
    Join Recycle Hawaii’s Dani Burger at 10am at Makupapapa Discovery Center August 3 for kids to learn about how to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle to stop waste from going to the landfill.
  • Aug 11 Mokupapapa Discovery Center
    Join Recycle Hawaii’s Dani Burger at 10:30 am at Hilo Library August 11 for kids to learn about how to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle to stop waste from going to the landfill.
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From Our Community
Local People = Real Results
Grassroots Sustainability At Its Best
Our Programs
Learn About Our Educational Programs We Offer Island-Wide & Throughout the Year!
Keeping It Green Hawaii
Keeping It Green Hawaii
Recognizing Community Action

Our Keeping It Green Hawai‘i Award recognizes organizations for green practices, projects, education and/or services that foster resource awareness for an environmentally sustainable future in Hawai‘i.

Recycle-Bowl
Recycle-Bowl
Recycling Competition for K-12 Schools

Recycle-Bowl, sponsored by Keep America Beautiful (KAB), is a national school recycling competition open to K-12 schools. This program is a great way to kick start or improve recycling at your school. Awards for Recycle-Bowl in Hawai‘i are donated by local businesses.

Community Outreach
Community Outreach
Learn - Act - Share

Connect with us to learn more about recycling on Hawaii Island and action steps to reduce personal waste for a more environmentally sustainable future.

How to Help
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