Resources

Solid Waste Reduction & Recycling

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – WasteWise

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – Food Recovery Challenge

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – Sustainable Management of Food

Proper Waste Disposal/Recycling (City & County of Honolulu Refuse Division)

Recycle Hawaii (Hawaii Island)

Environmental Protection & Sustainability Division (County of Maui)

Recycling Programs in Kauaʻi

E-waste Recycling in Hawaiʻi (State of Hawaiʻi, Department of Health)

Plastic Free Hawaii (Beach Clean-ups and Educational Programs)

Sustainable Coastlines (Beach Clean-ups and Waste Diversion Services)

Aloha Harvest (Food Donations)

Hawaii FoodBank (Food Donations)

The Slippah Foundation (Amenity Donations)

Clean the World Hotel Recycling Program

Call2Recycle (Battery Recycling)

Biodegradable Products Institute

Plastic Loose Fill Council (polystyrene loose fill recycling program)

Hauler and Recyclers List

 

Reuse

Baseyard (Oʻahu)

Re-use Hawaiʻi (Oʻahu)

The Arc of Hilo (Hawaiʻi Island)

Maui Recycling Group (Maui)

Kauaʻi Habitat for Humanity (Kauaʻi)

 

Purchasing

Environmental Product Guide

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – Environmentally Preferable Purchasing

Responsible Purchasing Network

 

Energy Conservation

Energy Star (U.S. Department of Energy)

Energy Star Certified Products (U.S. Department of Energy)

Energy Star Power Management (U.S. Department of Energy)

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – Heat Island Effect

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)

Electronic Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT)

Hawaii Energy

Hawaiian Electric

Kauaʻi Island Utility Cooperative

Green-e

 

Water Conservation

Water Conservation (Honolulu Board of Water Supply)

Water Sense (United States Environmental Protection Agency)

 

Pollution Prevention

Solid and Hazardous Waste Branch (State of Hawaiʻi, Department of Health)

Honolulu Clean Cities Electric Vehicle Policies

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – Pollution Prevention

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – Green Vehicle Guide

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) – Greenhouse Gas Equivalencies Calculator

Department of Energy (DOE), United States

Green Seal

Green Products

 

Food and Beverage

The Hawaii Cattlemen’s Council (HCC)

EDF Seafood Selector (Environmental Defense Fund)

Marine Stewardship Council

 

Transportation

Biki

TheBus

Online Carpool

 

Other

Hawaii Hotel Reef Stewardship Guide

Aloha ‘Aina Earth Day Calendar

Native Plants Hawaiʻi

Hawaiian Legacy Reforestation Initiative

Green Meeting Industry Council

Green Meeting Best Practices

Coral Reef Alliance

Green Lodging Calculator

Northeast Waste Management Official’s Association