HWEA will be the organization of dedicated and knowledgeable professionals
recognized for preserving and enhancing the water environment in the Pacific Island Region.
The Hawaii Water Environment Association, formerly known as the Hawaii Water Pollution Control Association, is a non-profit organization, which was founded on August 9, 1962. HWEA presently has a total membership of about 450, and is part of the national and international organization Water Environment Federation (WEF) of over 41,000 members in the water environment protection field. The members of HWEA include environmental and sanitary engineers, planners, treatment plant and collection system operators, chemists, microbiologists, ecologists, regulators, public health officials, scientists and researchers, and educators.