Environmental Protection & Sustainability


EP&S was established in 2016 within the Department of Environmental Management to guide and fund environmental initiatives around natural resource protection, sustainability, conservation, and restoration. The Division fosters partnerships with government agencies and community leaders to enforce environmental legislation and support innovative programming, community-based initiatives, and public education. EP&S is committed to building a sustainable community with Mālama ʻĀina as its guiding principle.

EP&S houses the following sections:

News & Events

Hana Metals Recycling Event to Be Held June 2–4, 2022

Scrap metals, appliances, and more to be collected at Hana Landfill the first week of June.

Recycling Event set for May 21 in Lahaina

Mālama Maui Nui will host the next Go Green Recycling event on Saturday, May 21, in Lahaina from 9am–12pm. Please visit MalamaMauiNui.org/GoGreen for more information and to request an appointment.

Pay Abandoned Vehicle Expenses Online

New! You can now pay the outstanding balance from an Abandoned Vehicles “Demand for Payment” letter online. Pay fees for abandoned vehicles taken into custody and disposed of by the County of Maui.

FY2023 Recycling Grants Program

Recycling Grant Application: Round 1 is now available

Maui County Earth Day!

Lānaʻi Junk Car Collection March - April 2022

  • Recycling Junk Car Collection
    For a limited number of vehicles, the County will cover the $150 vehicle disposal fee. Quantities are limited.. Call the Pūlama Lāna‘i Facilities Department before April 9, 2022 at (808) 565–3974 to arrange.

Latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Report Released:

    Safeguarding and strengthening nature is key to securing a liveable future.