Hawaii DOH Solid and Hazardous Waste Branch index

Solid & Hazardous Waste Branch

The DOH, Solid and Hazardous Waste Branch (SHWB) has adopted the DOH HEER Office’s Technical Guidance Manual and applicable guidance for the characterization and remediation of contaminated properties overseen by SHWB.  Click here for policy 


Integrated Solid Waste Management Planning

Plastic Source Reduction Working Group

Hawaii Electronic Device Recycling Program

Deposit Beverage Container Recycling Program

Hazardous Waste Section – Regulates the generation, transportation, treatment, storage, and disposal of hazardous waste.

Office of Solid Waste Management – Regulates the management of solid waste and landfills.

Pollution Prevention and Waste Minimization Program – Assists businesses and the public of Hawaii in reduction and prevention of waste generation at the source.

Underground Storage Tank Section – Regulates underground storage tanks that store petroleum or hazardous substances.

Mission Statement – SHWB mission statement and organization


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