Note: Latex/Acrylic Paint Is Not Hazardous
Latex and Acrylic Paint can be disposed of with regular trash.
When putting latex paint in the trash, residents must make sure any paint left in the paint can is be completely dried.
To dry latex paint:
- Remove paint can lid, and let paint air dry, or
- Mix paint with kitty litter, saw dust, or purchase a paint hardener kit at a hardware store.
When paint is completely dried, place paint can in a trash bag. Put no more than 2 cans of paint in each bag of trash.
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