What Paint is Recyclable?

Paint containers

Paint Products Accepted
Products must be in original container with original label intact. All containers must be tightly sealed.
Maximum Container Size 25 Litres

  • Interior and exterior: water-based (e.g. latex, acrylic) and oil-based (e.g. alkyd, enamel) consumer paint
  • Deck and floor coating (including elastomeric)
  • Varnish and urethane (single-component)
  • Concrete and masonry paint
  • Drywall paint
  • Undercoats and primers (e.g. metal, wood, etc.)
  • Stucco paint
  • Marine paint (unless registered under Pest Control Products Act)
  • Wood finishing oil
  • Melamine, metal and anti-rust paint, stain and shellac
  • Wood preservatives (unless registered under Pest Control Act)
  • Swimming pool paint (single-component)
  • Stain blocking paint
  • Textured paint
  • Block filler
  • Wood, masonry, driveway sealer or water repellent (non-tar based or bitumen based)

Paint Aerosols
Maximum container size is 660 grams or 24 ounces

All paint aerosols are accepted

  • Consumer
  • Industrial
  • Automotive