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 and Modification Permit for the Kekaha Municipal Solid Waste Landfill – Thank you for your comments to the draft renewal and modification solid waste management permit for the Kekaha Municipal Solid Waste Landfill, Kauai.  The public comment period ended February 6, 2014.

Transcripts of the January 30, 2014 Public Hearing for the Kekaha Municipal Solid Waste Landfill Draft Solid Waste Management Permit


Permit Applications & Instructions

Solid waste management permit applications online

Glass Advance Disposal Fee (ADF)

Hawaii Deposit Beverage Container Program information

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.

Minimizing Construction and Demolition wastes June 2015

Oahu Landfills

Neighbor Island Landfills

Illegal Dumping Notice Apr 2011

Illegal Dumping Poster

Hawaii Landfill Groundwater Monitoring Guidance Document, ver 1.8

Disposal of Lead-based Paint Wastes

Disposal of Asbestos Containing Waste Materials

How to Manage Your Scrap Tires – May 2014

Used Lead Acid Battery Management July 2000

Pressure-Treated Wood Management July 2000

Proper Disposal of Home Health Care Waste July 2000

Reduce and Recycle Green Waste July 2000

The Hawaii Guide to Alternatives and Disposal of Household Hazardous Wastes 1996

State Integrated Solid Waste Management Plan July 2000

State Integrated Solid Waste Management Plan Appendices 1-5 July 2000

Tire Recycling Interim Policy May 6, 2009

Sample Tire Acceptance/Removal Documentation Form

Notice of Draft Permit for the Kekaha Municipal Solid Waste Landfill Renewal and vertical expansion

PVT Land Company – Integrated Solid Waste Management Facility – Draft Solid Waste Management Permit

Motor Vehicle Tire Recovery Summary  2015 writable   2014 writable   2013 writable   2012     2011      2010     2009

Used Tire Recycling Sign – Retailers

Used Lead-Acid Battery Recycling Sign – Retailers

Solid Waste Diversion Survey FY 2011-12


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