Recycle News

Recycle Directory For Residents

We’re happy to announce that our Where To Recycle Directory For Residents is live! We have organized the directory into common materials and then by areas served. We will be working to improve these resource and your feedback is welcome and very much appreciated. Over the next month we will be working to verify all our listed recycling vendors in order to make sure our directory is up to date and as accurate as we can make it for you all.

Trash 2 Treasures AUG 26th

KTA Super Stores Puainako is doing a Trash to Treasures Art Demonstration Class Saturday, August 26, 2017 10am to 11am KTA Super Stores Puainako Conference Rooms FREE to the public! All ages welcome! (minors must be accompanied by an adult) – Learn how to turn household trash items into art – See examples of what we use to make KTA’s decorations – See what kind of recyclable materials are used to make KTA’s Annual Haunted House To attend, sign up at

Business After Hours Event, AUG 24th

  Join us for a Hawaii Island Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours Event Hosted By: Sustainable Island Products and Recycle Hawaii.    Where: Sustainable Island Products, 831 Leilani Street in Hilo. When: August 24, 5:30pm – 7:00pm   Bring your friends and coworkers along for some ono pupu and drinks, plus chances to win some great Lucky Business Card Drawing prizes.    Only $10 for Chamber Member business employees, $15 for others.    Pre-Registration required by Thursday, Aug 17 To Register

Get the Drift & Bag It!

GET THE DRIFT & BAG IT! is Hawaiʻi’s contribution to the International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) which started in 1986. Ocean Conservancy’s ICC engages volunteer organizations and individuals to remove trash and debris from the world’s beaches and waterways; to identify the sources of debris, and to change the behaviors that cause marine debris in the first place. For the Annual Report visit www.oceanconservancy.org   REGISTER YOUR CLEANUP TODAY!   You can register any and all of your BEACH and WATERWAY cleanup

25th Annual Membership Meeting

25th Annual Membership Meeting Saturday, July 29 20, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Venue: Hawaii Preparatory Academy – Castle Lecture Hall 65-1692 Kohala Mountain Rd -Waimea Enter campus via Kohala Mt. Road (main entrance) park on Davies Chapel Grouds   Please join us for the Recycle Hawaii 25th Annual Membership meeting! Our guest speaker will be the new County of Hawaii Department of Environmental Management Director, William Kucharski. Potluck begins at 12:30 pm and we hope to see you there.

Celebrating 25 Years!

Recycle Hawaii Celebrates it’s 25th Anniversary with a fresh new website and new reuse center location! Our new website is a work in progress and we welcome feedback from the community on how we may improve it. Please send any ideas or comments our way to info@recyclehawaii.org. Our newest Reuse Center location is at the Hilo Transfer Station. These Reuse Centers are critical pieces to the County of Hawaii’s work in moving us towards a Zero Waste. We hope you will