The Puhi Metals Recycling Facility is operated by Resource Recovery
Solutions. The mission of the Puhi Metals Recycling Facility is to accept and
recycle abandoned, untaxed, derelict and junked motor vehicles, white goods,
scrap metal, and other smaller motorized goods such as scooters, lawnmowers, and
motorcycles from the County, the general public and commercial
Services provided by the Puhi Metals Recycling Facility
are FREE to residential users.
Commercial recycling is also free, except for a $20 per unit charge
for refrigerant containing appliances.
Puhi Metals Facility is operated by: Resource Recovery Solutions
Located at 3951 Puhi Road in Lihue
Open Monday - Saturday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Goods Accepted at Puhi Metals Recycling
- Abandoned, untaxed, derelict and junked motor vehicles (with
Junking Affidavit from Department of Motor
- White goods (Appliances)
- Scrap metal
- Lead-acid Auto/Vehicle batteries
- De-pressurized propane tanks*
- Other smaller motorized goods (scooters, lawnmowers, and motorcycles)
*Valves must be removed.
Please remove batteries from BBQ grills with electronic igniters before disposal. Please see your owners manual or call the manufacturer for information.
White goods must be segregated into two categories: Type 1 - containing no
refrigerant (i.e. water heaters, clothes washers and dryers, stoves and ranges),
Type 2 - containing refrigerant/freon (i.e. refrigerators, freezers or air