Effective July 1, 2020 – In accordance with the State’s roadmap to recovery and resilience with COVID-19:

  • Staff is part time work-from-home and part time at our Pearl City office.
  • To minimize personal contact and promote social distancing, we ask that you continue to call or e-mail us and refrain from visiting our office.
  • Staff will continue to be available for assistance by phone at (808) 586-4249 during normal business hours (Monday–Friday, 7:45 am–4:30 pm, excluding holidays) or by email.
  • In case of an environmental emergency, please call (808) 236-8200 after hours, weekends, and holidays.
  • We continue to encourage you to submit documents through e-permitting.

Thank you.

The Hazard Evaluation and Emergency Response (HEER) Office provides state leadership, support and partnership in preventing, planning for, responding to, and enforcing environmental laws relating to releases or threats of releases of hazardous substances, pollutants or contaminants.

The HEER Office reports directly to the Environmental Health Administration Deputy Director. Learn more about what we do.