4/15/20 Kauai Resource Center update
The Kauai Resource Center has partially re-opened to the public for battery recycling and compost bin programs. Batteries can be deposited in the battery recycling bucket located near the main entrance. This is for the recycling of alkaline, Ni-Cad or Lithium batteries ONLY. No lead-acid batteries are accepted at this location. This program is for residents only. Compost bin pick up can be arranged by appointment. Please call 241-4336 (Monday-Thursday) to set up a pick up time.
Call 241-4841 with any questions. Mahalo!
The Kauai Resource Center is open for redemption of plastic, glass, and aluminum beverage containers marked with the HI5 symbol. The facility also has a buy-back program for non-ferrous scrap metal (aluminum, brass, copper and stainless steel).
Reynold’s Recycling has relocated to the Kauai Resource Center at 3460 Ahukini Road Lihue, HI 96766 (near the airport)
This Reynolds Recycling location is open to the public every day except Sundays and County holidays.
Hours of Operation: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Lunch break, 12:00 pm – 1:30 p.m.
For more information please call: (808) 245-7233 or visit www.reynoldsrecycling.com
• Please visit the County’s website for other HI5 redemption centers, www.kauai.gov/hi5.
Battery recycling and free composting bins are also available at this facility. The compost bin distribution is available by appointment only, Monday-Thursday. Please call 241-4336 to set up a pick up time.
The Kauai Resource Center is no longer accepting the non-HI5 recyclables listed below. Businesses should bring recyclables directly to Garden Isle Disposal (GID) located at 2666 Niumalu Rd. in Lihue. GID is open Monday through Friday from 8 am to 3:30 pm, closed for lunch from 11-12, and open on Saturday from 8 am to 11 am. Call 245-2372 for more information.
Due to COVID-19, Garden Isle Disposal has temporarily modified their hours of service for accepting commercial recyclables at their recycling warehouse in Nawiliwili. Their new hours of service are: Monday through Saturday, 7:00am to 2:00pm with a closure for lunch from 11:00am-12:00pm.
ITEMS ACCEPTED from businesses at Garden Isle Disposal: cardboard, mixed paper including newspaper, non-HI5 glass, plastic bottles and jars #1 & #2, and metal cans.
Residents, please use nearest Kauai Recycles drop bins for your recycling needs. See locations and program rules at: https://www.kauai.gov/kauairecycles