Solid Waste Division Offices are Closed Starting March 25, 2020, UNtil Further Notice.
The Solid Waste Division Offices and all Recycling Programs offices are closed due to the Statewide COVID-19 Stay-at-Home Order from the Governor. The offices will be closed from March 25, 2020 to April 30, 2020, until further notice. Please contact us using the relevant email addresses listed above.
County of Hawai‘i
Department of Environmental Management
Solid Waste Division
345 Kekūanāo’a Street, Suite 41
Hilo, HI 96720
Link to online map of DEM SWD office location
Please note that we are the COUNTY of Hawai‘i (a.k.a. the Island of Hawai‘i), not the State of Hawai‘i.
The County of Hawai‘i does not provide curbside business or household rubbish or recyclables collection services, please look in your local phonebook or online for a listing of rubbish/recyclables haulers/collectors.
The Department of Environmental Management does not provide roadside clean-up of rubbish, please contact the Department of Public Works, Highways Maintenance Division at 961-8349 or
The Department of Environmental Management does not provide illegal dump clean-up services, please report illegal dumps to the Police Department at 935-3311 or the State of Hawai‘i Department of Health at (808) 586-4226 or 974-4000 ext. 64226 (toll free from the Hawai‘i Island).
State of Hawai‘i and Other Counties in Hawai‘i:
If you are looking for the agency that regulates and manages solid waste & recycling issues for the State of Hawai‘i please go to the State of Hawai‘i Department of Health Solid & Hazardous Waste Branch or call them at 808-586-4226.
City & County of Honolulu (O‘ahu): Department of Environmental Services Refuse Division
County of Kaua‘i: Department of Public Works Solid Waste Division