County Offers Free Christmas Tree-Cycling Services

December 29, 2020, 11:13 AM HST
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Getting rid of your Christmas tree in an environmentally friendly manner this season will again come at no-cost to Big Islanders, but there is a time limit.

The Solid Waste Division of the Department of Environmental Management is offering free tree-cycling islandwide.

Residential customers are encouraged to tree-cycle their holiday trees and kadomatsu decorations at the following recycling and transfer stations between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on normal days of greenwaste disposal services:

  • Kea‘au
  • Pāhoa
  • Kealakehe (Kailua-Kona)
  • Ke‘ei
  • Waimea
  • East Hawai‘i Organics Facility (EHOF) in Hilo
  • West Hawai‘i Organics Facility (WHOF) in Pu‘uanahulu.

This service will be available to the public from Dec. 28, 2020, through Jan. 15, 2021.

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