Residents are encouraged to use the Latex Paint Exchange to dispose of good, re -useable latex paint.
To dispose of small quantities of any kind of paint – either store these products until the Household Hazardous Waste Drop Off Day.
OR, completely dry up the liquid paint (in the can) and dispose of it with regular household garbage. Dry the paint by removing the lid and letting the can sit until it is hardened, then throw in the garbage WITH THE LID REMOVED.
You can also bulk up liquid paint with cat litter, sand, or sawdust, let it harden, then throw away in regular garbage, WITH THE LID REMOVED.
Do not recycle paint cans in household, curbside recycling.
Call the Recycling Line, 518-736-5504 with questions.