Commission mulls garbage user fees: Environmental Management Commission looks for waste solutions

  • Tribune-Herald file photo The public dumping area of the Hilo landfill.

  • County vehicles collect rubbish at the Kealakehe Transfer Station. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today file photo)

Would you be willing to pay a few extra cents — or a few extra dollars — toward disposing of the products you purchase and the packaging they come in?