340A-1 Definitions
340A-2 Ownership of solid waste
340A-3 Disposal of solid waste

Terms Used In Hawaii Revised Statutes > Chapter 340A

  • Agency: means any department, office or board or commission of the state or county government which is a part of the executive branch of that government. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • Agricultural solid waste: means the solid waste that results from the rearing of animals and the harvesting of crops. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • Collector: means any person or governmental agency which has been licensed to remove refuse in accordance with applicable ordinances and regulations. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • County: shall include each county of the State, including the city and county of Honolulu. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • Director: means the director of the department of health. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • Generator: means any person or governmental agency which generates solid waste. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • Incinerator: means an engineered combustion device specifically designed for volume reduction by controlled burning of combustible solid waste. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • Landfill: means a land area used for the disposal of solid waste. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • Operator: means any person or governmental agency which accepts solid waste for processing, disposing, or transferring at an incinerator, landfill site, resource recovery facility or transfer station. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • Owner: means any person or governmental agency which shall have title to solid waste. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • Resource recovery facility: means a facility in which solid waste is reprocessed into new products in such manner that original products lose their identity. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Solid waste: means garbage, refuse and other discarded solid materials, including solid waste materials resulting from industrial and commercial operations, and from community activities. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • Source separated waste: means recyclable waste materials which are set aside at their point of generation for segregated collection and transport to specialized waste processing sites or final manufacturing markets. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1
  • Transfer station: means a supplemental transportation facility used as an adjunct to solid waste route collection vehicles, which facility may be fixed or mobile and may include recompaction of solid waste. See Hawaii Revised Statutes 340A-1