Retailers located in high density areas on the island of Oahu are required to provide redemption of the deposit for consumers – unless an independent redemption center is established within a 2-mile radius of the retailer’s location. Neighbor islands and small convenience stores are exempted from the redemption requirement, but may elect to do so voluntarily as a customer service.
FAQ – Grocers & Retailers
Answers to frequently asked questions by grocers and retailers.
FAQ – Hotels, Bars, & Restaurants
Answers to frequently asked questions by bars, restaurants, and hotels.
FAQ – Beverages Included In HI-5 Program
Answers to frequently asked questions about what types of beverages are included in the HI-5 program.
Guidelines for Dealer Signage
All beverage dealers are required to post signage informing consumers about where the nearest redemption center is located.
A template of a sign that meets beverage dealer signage requirements.
FAQ – Label Requirements
Answers to frequently asked questions about what is required on the label of a deposit beverage container.