Hawaii DOH Hazardous Waste section (HW homepage)

Proposed Rule Changes New – January 2018


Biennial Report (Updated January 2018)

The Biennial Hazardous Waste Report, due March 1, 2018, must be completed by all sites that were Large Quantity Generators of hazardous waste during 2017. The report covers all hazardous waste generated, managed on site, and/or shipped off-site during 2017.


EPA plans to launch the e-manifest system June 30, 2018. Here is a direct link to EPA’s factsheets for different types of users. Click here for information on how to sign up for e-mail updates, monthly webinars by EPA, or to become a system tester.

You can also sign up for a user account for the RCRAInfo Industry Application to get ready to use e-manifest. Request access to the LearningZen portal to watch an instructional video on signing up for a RCRAInfo Industry Application user account. After you get access and log in to LearningZen, go to course catalog > all courses > industry user registration.

FAQ and Guidance documents     (Updated August 2017)


Hauler and Recyclers List


Notification of Regulated Waste Activity (EPA Form 8700-12) (Updated November 2017)

How to notify DOH of regulated hazardous waste or used oil activity and obtain an EPA ID number (also known as a RCRA ID number)

Permitted Used Oil Transporters List     (Updated July 2016)


Quality Assurance

Ensuring that waste management and program decisions are based on sound environmental data

Rules (July 17, 2017) NEW RULES effective July 17, 2017 — PROPOSED RULE CHANGES JANUARY 2018

Hawaii Administrative Rules chapters 11-260.1 to 11-279.1. Chapter guidebooks available with and without track changes. 


Used Oil Annual Report

Used Oil Annual Reports (for Transporters and Processors/Re-refiners/Recyclers) are now filed online. Click the link above for more information.

Used Oil Permit Application

Used Oil Permit Applicants must also complete a notification form 8700-12



For general hazardous waste questions, contact:

Thomas Brand
(808) 586-7516

For notification/site ID questions, contact:

Cosme Caal
(808) 586-4235

For permit questions, contact:

Paul Kalaiwaa
(808) 586-4226

Solid and Hazardous Waste Branch
Hawai’i Department of Health
2827 Waimano Home Road #100
Pearl City, Hawai’i 96782

Phone: (808) 586-4226
Fax: (808) 586-7509