How do you dispose of paint in Portland Oregon? Drop off old paint free of charge at a Metro facility or a PaintCare collection center. Metro recycles latex paint and sells it in 5-gallon pails and 1-gallon cans.
What do you do with old paint in Portland? Disposal of paint
Best: Use up or give away. Air dry empty containers in a secure, well-ventilated area and dispose of in the garbage with the lids off. Second best: Take to a PaintCare drop-off site, hazardous waste facility or collection event.
Can you recycle empty paint cans Portland? Recycle at the curb any clean, empty metal paint cans and lids and plastic paint buckets. Plastic paint bucket lids cannot be recycled; throw them in the garbage.
Where can I dispose of paint cans near me? California residents and businesses can now recycle leftover paint for free at local retail stores. For locations and program details, visit www.PaintCare.org or call 855-724-6809. You may also dispose of unused oil and latex paint by doing the following: Drop off at a mobile Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event.