Changes To Transfer Station Load Restrictions & Recycling Operations Effective May 1, 2020

Date: May 1, 2020 June 1, 2020
Time: All Day

Residential Load Restrictions at Transfer Stations effective May 1, 2020:

Transfer Station Rubbish Load Restrictions:

  • Maximum 1 (residential) load PER DAY and;
  • Maximum 3 cubic yards of trash per load;
  • 3 cubic yards is the equivalent of a full-sized pickup truck with an 8-foot bed filled up to the side rails.
  • Note:  Businesses cannot use the transfer stations, and must use the East Hawai‘i Sanitary Landfill (Hilo) or West Hawai‘i Sanitary Landfill (Waikoloa)

Two-Bin Recycling Hours At County Transfer Stations:

  • Collection of Two-Bin recyclables (corrugated cardboard, brown paper bags and non-HI-5 glass containers) will be from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. only, effective May 1, 2020.

Expanded Collection of Greenwaste is Postponed:

  • The Division will notify the public when greenwaste collection at Hāwī, Honoka‘a and Keauhou Transfer Stations will be implemented, once the restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic have been lifted.

Please visit our www.hawaiizerowaste.org website for locations and future closure information.

Changes To Transfer Station Load Restrictions & Recycling Operations Effective May 1, 2020