Recycling Program Services (Electronics, Greenwaste, Scrap Metal/Appliance) Suspended At Transfer Stations Until Further Notice

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

Due to COVID-19 concerns, the Solid Waste Division is continuing to suspend the following programs and services until further notice:

  • Electronic Device Recycling Collection Program at Recycling & Transfer Stations.  Mr. K’s Recycle & Redemption has also suspended electronics recycling at Mr. K’s location in Hilo until further notice.
  • Greenwaste Collection: Suspended at Kea‘au and Volcano Transfer Stations (updated May 16, 2020), but continues to be offered at:
    • Hilo: East Hawaiʻi Organics Facility, 7:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. daily (7 days a week)
    • Waikoloa: West Hawaiʻi Organics Facility, 7:00 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Monday thru Saturday
    • Ke‘ei Transfer Station: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sundays, Tuesdays & Fridays (Updated May 9, 2020)
    • Pāhoa Transfer Station: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays (Updated May 9, 2020)
    • Waimea Transfer Station: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays (Updated May 9, 2020)
    • Kealakehe Transfer Station: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays (Updated May 16, 2020)
  • Scrap Metal and White Goods/Appliances Collections:  Suspended at all County Transfer Stations.  Please visit our Scrap Metal and White Goods/Appliances pages for a list of alternative metal recyclers.

Residents are encouraged to use the other service providers or hold onto their items until collection at transfer stations resume. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience and understanding as we tackle the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.  Please visit our www.hawaiizerowaste.org website for locations and future closure information.

Recycling Service Restrictions At Transfer Stations Until Further Notice - Electronics, Scrap Metal & Appliances, Select Greenwaste (Media Release)