Scrap Metal and Appliances (White Goods) are accepted for recycling at all Refuse Transfer Stations. These items are also accepted at the Landfill. In the Lihue area, you can drop your scrap metal at the *Lihue Refuse Transfer Station or at the Puhi Metals Recycling Facility. *Lihue RTS does not accept white goods and appliances, these would go directly to Puhi Metals.
Examples of acceptable appliances (White Goods) include stoves, washers,
dryers, microwaves. Refrigerators and air conditioning units (containing
Freon). Examples of acceptable scrap metals includes barbecues, shelving, and
Lawn mowers and weed whackers can be deposited with scrap metal at transfer stations only if fuel, battery (if applicable), and oil is removed. Lawn mowers containing fuel, batteries, and oil can be taken to the the Puhi Metals Recycling Facility. Objects must be at least 50% metal to be accepted.