Hawaii DOH Solid Waste section

Office of Solid Waste Management

Solid Waste Rules

Hawaii Administrative Rules Chapter 11-58.1   January 13, 1994 “Solid Waste Management Control” is enforced by the OSWM.  Note: Effective March 13, 1999, Section 54 of HAR 11-58.1 is replaced by HAR Chapter 11-279, “Standards for the Management of Used Oil.”

Draft Renewal Solid Waste Management Permit for West Hawaii Landfill

  1. Public Notice
  2. Draft Renewal Solid Waste Management Permit
  3. Application Information


Permit Applications & Instructions

  1. Solid waste management permit applications online
  2. Glass Advance Disposal Fee (ADF)
  3. Hawaii Deposit Beverage Container Program information
  4. Electronic Device and Television Recycling Law


Fact Sheets and Publications
Information on public issues and instruction on responsible ways to reduce, recycle, and dispose of specific waste materials.

  1. Minimizing Construction and Demolition wastes June 2015
  2. Oahu Landfills
  3. Neighbor Island Landfills
  4. Illegal Dumping Notice Apr 2011
  5. Illegal Dumping Poster
  6. Hawaii Landfill Groundwater Monitoring Guidance Document, ver 1.8
  7. Disposal of Lead-based Paint Wastes
  8. Disposal of Asbestos Containing Waste Materials
  9. How to Manage Your Scrap Tires – May 2014
  10. Used Lead Acid Battery Management July 2000
  11. Pressure-Treated Wood Management July 2000
  12. Proper Disposal of Home Health Care Waste July 2000
  13. Reduce and Recycle Green Waste July 2000
  14. The Hawaii Guide to Alternatives and Disposal of Household Hazardous Wastes 1996
  15. State Integrated Solid Waste Management Plan July 2000
  16. State Integrated Solid Waste Management Plan Appendices 1-5 July 2000
  17. Tire Recycling Interim Policy May 6, 2009
  18. Sample Tire Acceptance/Removal Documentation Form
  19. Notice of Draft Permit for the Kekaha Municipal Solid Waste Landfill Renewal and vertical expansion
  20. PVT Land Company – Integrated Solid Waste Management Facility – Draft Solid Waste Management Permit
  21. Motor Vehicle Tire Recovery Summary  2015 writable   2014 writable   2013 writable   2012     2011      2010     2009
  22. Used Tire Recycling Sign – Retailers
  23. Used Lead-Acid Battery Recycling Sign – Retailers
  24. Solid Waste Diversion Survey FY 2011-12
  25. Maalaea Construction and Demolition Landfill Draft Permit


Other Links and Resources

City & County of Honolulu
Department of Environmental Services Refuse Division

County of Maui
Department of Public Works and Waste Management
Solid Waste Division, Recycling Office

County of Hawaii
Department of Environmental Management
Solid Waste Division

County of Kauai
Department of Public Works
Solid Waste Division

Solid and Hazardous Waste Branch
Hawai’i Department of Health
919 Ala Moana Boulevard #212
Honolulu, Hawai’i 96814

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