Hawaii Deposit Beverage Container Program

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On average, over 900 million beverage containers are sold annually in Hawaii.  As an incentive to recycle, the Hawaii Deposit Beverage Container Program places a 5¢ redeemable deposit on each beverage container.  Consumers get back their 5¢ when they return their containers to a redemption center.

Since January 2005, Hawaii’s Deposit Beverage Container program has assisted residents to recycle just over 70% of containers sold in the state, for a total of over 6.6 billion containers in the last decade. Through recycling, consumers are helping to remove these containers from the waste stream and also reducing litter in the community.

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School Resources
Information and resources for schools interested in developing a recycling program.

 

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