West Hawai‘i Landfill Scale Calibration Scheduled

August 3, 2022, 5:00 PM HST
* Updated August 3, 3:56 PM
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The county is notifying the public about upcoming work at the West Hawai‘i landfill.


The Department of Environmental Management Solid Waste Division announced that calibration of its Pu‘uanahulu scale will be conducted Thursday, Aug. 4. As a result, all facility users should expect delays or make alternate plans for disposal.

The contractor will be on-site at 8 a.m. Work will happen intermittently and is scheduled to be completed by the end of the day.

“We want to thank everyone for doing their part in responsibly disposing of solid waste and green waste and ensuring that our island home continues to be a clean and safe paradise,” the notice from the department said.

Click here to register for Solid Waste notifications. You also can call the division office at 808-961-8270 for more information.

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