Businesses that use paints and coatings must dispose of these dangerous wastes correctly. If your business uses paint booth filters, learn how to test them for dangerous waste when it's time to change them.
Types of paint products that could be dangerous waste are:
- Solvent-based and water-based paints
- Thinners and solvents
- Paint booth filters
Not a business?
If you are a household or individual looking for ways to recycle household paint, please go to 1-800-RECYCLE or visit the paint stewardship program.
Can paints and coating be recycled?
Some waste solvents and paint thinners can be recycled. Recycling can save you product and disposal costs. If your solvents or thinners can be recycled, you may do so on site or at a recycling facility.