Electronic waste, also known as eWaste is accepted for recycling at the Puhi Metals Recycling Center located at 3951 Puhi Rd 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.
Resource Recovery Solutions, the operators of the Puhi Metals Facility utilizes R2 and E-Steward certified end destiantion recyclers including-
URT (Universal Recycling Technologies) Solutions at their Oregon facility, www.urtsolutions.com. Who holds, ISo 90001:2008 and ISO 14001: 2004 and E-Steward certifications, and is a Microsoft Registered Refurbisher.
Loads consisting of 10 or more items it is recommended that a list be made counting how many of each type of eWaste is being dropped off. Processing time for large loads may be significant without a prefilled list.
*Unusually large electronics may be subject to a fee of 0.50 cents per pound to cover the labor involved in packaging them so that they can be put into cargo containers. Large items include items that cannot fit on to a standard 48 x 40 pallet (excluding televisions), such as commercial copiers and industrial electronics. Please call Puhi Metals if you have questions about the items you are dropping off.