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Events & Announcements

  • July 31, 2018 September 30, 2018 - All Day

    Vehicle Disposal Assistance Program

    Vehicle Disposal Assistance Program The County of Hawaiʻi Department of Environmental Management Derelict and Abandoned Vehicle Section is initiating a short‐term program in August 2018 that is designed to assist County residents with the disposal… Event details

  • September 26, 2018 - 9:00 am 11:00 am

    Environmental Management Commission Meeting - Kona - September 2018

    Location: West Hawai‘i Civic Center - Planning Department Conference Room   Go to the County of Hawai‘i Environmental Management Commission website for more information and the agenda. The meeting place is accessible to persons with disabilities. To request an Auxiliary Aid or language translation, please call 961-8083 at… Event details

  • October 24, 2018 - 9:00 am 11:00 am

    Environmental Management Commission Meeting - Hilo - October 2018

    Location: County of Hawai‘i Aupuni Center Conference Room   Go to the County of Hawai‘i Environmental Management Commission website for more information and the agenda. The meeting place is accessible to persons with disabilities. To request an Auxiliary Aid or language translation, please call 961-8083 at… Event details

  • October 27, 2018 - 10:00 am 2:00 pm

    National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day - October 2018

    Locations: To be announced. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will coordinate a collaborative effort with state and local law enforcement agencies to remove potentially dangerous controlled substances from our nation’s medicine cabinets. The National Prescription… Event details

  • November 11, 2018 - All Day

    Holiday Closure of Solid Waste Division Recycling & Transfer Stations and Landfills - Veterans Day

    All County of Hawai‘i Solid Waste Division Recycling & Transfer Stations and Landfills will be closed for Veterans Day. The County of Hawai‘i's 22 Recycling & Transfer Stations throughout Hawai‘i Island and both the Pu‘uanahulu (West Hawai‘i) and… Event details

Use unbleached coffee filters – bleached paper products create dioxin, a deadly toxic which is dumped into waterways. Some coffee makers have reusable filter baskets and there are cloth filters that can be washed and reused again and again.

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