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Drop It Off at OSH!
FREE PAINT DISPOSAL

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Recycling your unused or unwanted paint has never been easier! We’ve partnered with PaintCare Inc., a nonprofit dedicated to recycling and safe disposal of unused paint and paint products.


It’s easy!

  1. Ensure paint is in its sealed original container.
  2. Bring in up to 10 gallons in any combination of small cans, gallon cans or 5 gallon buckets.
  3. Drop off at any store’s Paint Desk.


WE ACCEPT:

  • Interior & exterior paints: latex, acrylic, water-based, alkyd, oil-based & enamel, textured coatings

  • Deck coatings & floor paints, including elastomerics

  • Primers, sealers, undercoatings

  • Stains

  • Shellacs, lacquers, varnishes, urethanes (single component)

  • Waterproofing concrete/masonry/wood sealers & repellents (not tar or bitumen-based)

  • Metal coatings, rust preventatives

  • Field & lawn paints



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WE DO NOT ACCEPT:

  • Containers that are leaking

  • Empty or without the original printed manufacturer’s label

  • Paint thinners, mineral spirits, solvents

  • Aerosol paints (spray cans)

  • Auto & marine paints

  • Art & craft paints

  • Caulking compounds, epoxies, glues, adhesives

  • Paint additives, colorants, tints, resins

  • Wood preservatives (containing pesticides)

  • Roof patch & repair

  • Asphalt, tar & bitumen-based products

  • Two-component coatings (epoxy, etc.)

  • Deck cleaners

  • Traffic & road-marking paints

  • Industrial Maintenance (IM) coatings

  • Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) shop application paints & finishes

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