Announcements

New eWaste Collection Location at Puhi Metals Recycling - Friday, April 22, 2016

Starting June 1, eWaste will be accepted for recycling 6 days a week, Mon-Sat from 8-4.  See information below.

 

Computer Towers, Monitors, and other Electronics Recycling

Starting on Wednesday, June 1 eWaste will be accepted for recycling at the Puhi Metals Recycling Center located at 3951 Puhi Rd. eWaste will be accepted Monday through Saturday from 8am - 4 pm.  The program is free for residents and businesses, and there are no restrictions on quantity.  Call Puhi Metals at 245-6919 or the County Recycling Office at 241-4841 for more information. 

Press Release for new eWaste Recycling Location (PDF)

 

 

 

 

 

Acceptable eWaste Items

Computer Systems & Accessories

All-in-Ones
CPUs
CPR Monitors
Hard Drives
Hubs
Keyboard(s) & Mouse(s)
Laptops
LCD Displays
Optical Drives
Servers
Switches
UPS Systems
Wires & Cables
Modems
CD-Rom

Audio & Video Equipment

Camcorders
Cameras
DVD Players
Games Systems
LCD Projectors & Screens
Overhead Projectors
Radios
Stereos & Stereo Components
Televisions
VCRs
Video Game Console's
Video Game Accessories
DVD's
Satellite Dishes

Office Equipment

Adding Machines
Fax Machines
Laminating Machines
Photo Copiers
Printers
Scanners
Surge Protectors
Telephones
Typewriters

Handheld & Household Devices

Cell Phones
Cordless Phones
Hands-free Headsets
Pagers
PDAs
Appliances- toasters, blenders, coffee makers, hair dryers, vacuums, etc.

Materials Not Accepted

Non-computer Batteries
Cardboard
Contaminated Equipment
Cracked or Broken CRT Screens
Household Hazardous Waste
Microwaves
Paper
Smoke Detectors
X-ray equipment
Light Bulbs

Styrofoam

Mac Made EASY in Lihue accepts Macintosh computers for recycling! They're located at 4480 Ahukini Rd. Suite 101, Lihue, HI 96766. Call 245-6227.

ADDITIONAL CELL PHONE RECYCLING OPTIONS:

  • AT&T Wireless 3-3277 Kuhio Hwy, Līhu'e
  • Kaua'i United Way 4374 Kukui Grove St. #201, Līhu'e
  • Verizon Wireless Kukui Grove Shopping Center, Līhu'e

Verizon Wireless has a Recycle, Repurpose and/or Reward program.

Go to vzw.com/tradein and click on "Find out Your Trade-In Value" note that you can recycle devices from Verizon Wireless, or other wireless carriers. You have two recycling options, trade in your device and receive a Verizon Wireless Electronic Gift Card via e-mail if you obtain a new Verizon device. Donate device to Hopeline. Hopeline is a program that provides support to victims and survivors of domestic violence.

Learn more at How to Trade in Your Device (VerizonWireless.com)