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Notice #: 05529072
Public Notices


Hawaii Deposit Beverage Container Law
Segregated Rates

State of Hawaii, Department of Health, Solid and Hazardous Waste Branch, Office of Solid Waste Management, located at 919 Ala Moana Boulevard, Room 212, Honolulu, Hawaii 96814, is announcing the revised segregated rates for the Hawaii Deposit Beverage Container Law pursuant to Hawaii Revised Statutes, Chapter 342G, Part VIII.

Segregated Rates

Certified redemption centers may weigh loads of empty deposit beverage containers and pay out deposits based on a segregated rate. Consumers may request a count for up to two hundred (200) containers. Loads of containers must be segregated by material type and contain 100% Hawaii deposit beverage containers. The segregated rates are as follows:

Material Type Number of Containers Per Pound

Aluminum 31.6
Bi-metal 8
Glass 2.3
Plastic (PET & HDPE) 17.5

These rates are effective beginning May 1, 2007 and will be in effect until further notice is provided. For more information contact the Department of Health at (808) 586- 4226 or visit
(SB05529072 4/30/07)