Market demand prompts recycling changes as of Oct. 16

David Rees-Thomas deposits his recyclables in the mixed bin at the Kealakehe Recycle Station in late 2018. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today, file)

KAILUA-KONA — As the international market for recycling material takes a nosedive, the County of Hawaii is being forced to adapt and will downsize its recycling program.