Hawaii DOH Solid Waste section

Office of Solid Waste Management

Hawaii Revised Statutes Chapter 342G Integrated 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.”

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.

Food Ware and Plastic Bag Bans Comparison Charts

2023 Diversion Survey Form

2022 Diversion Survey Form

2021 Diversion Survey Form

2020 Diversion Survey Form

2019 Diversion Survey Form

Motor Vehicle Tire Recovery form
Sample Tire Acceptance/Removal Documentation Form

Used Tire Recycling Sign – Retailers
Used Lead-Acid Battery Recycling Sign – Retailers
Illegal Dumping Poster

How to Manage Your Scrap Tires – May 2017
Used Lead Acid Battery Management July 2000
Proper Disposal of Home Health Care Waste July 2000
Minimizing Construction and Demolition Wastes – May 2016
Reduce and Recycle Green Waste July 2000
Disposal of Lead-based Paint Wastes
Disposal of Asbestos Containing Waste Materials
Illegal Dumping Notice May 2023
Tire Recycling Interim Policy May 6, 2009
State of Hawaii, Department of Health, Solid and Hazardous Waste Branch, Solid Waste Programs, Administrative and Civil Penalty Policy (May 30, 2014)

Oahu Landfills
Neighbor Island Landfills
Hawaii Landfill Groundwater Monitoring Guidance Document, ver 1.8

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

Annual Reports to the Legislature



2021 (Amended)

2020 (Amended)











Other Links and Resources

City & County of Honolulu
Department of Environmental Services
Refuse Division

County of Maui
Department of Environmental Management
Solid Waste Division

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
2827 Waimano Home Road #100
Pearl City, Hawai’i 96782

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