Paint drop-off event slated
Published 9:01 pm, Wednesday, April 9, 2014
PaintCare, a nonprofit organization established by the American Coatings Association, will offer a paint only drop-off May 10 in New Milford.
Residents may drop off latex or oil-based house paint and primers, stains, deck and concrete sealers and clear finishes at the railroad station on Railroad Street.
Containers must have their original labels.
Leaking, unlabeled or empty containers, aerosol spray paints, drums and containers larger than five gallons, and other hazardous waste will not be accepted at the event.
PaintCare is a non-profit organization established by the American Coatings Association to implement Paint Stewardship Programs on behalf of the paint manufacturers in states that pass paint stewardship laws.
For more information, visit www.paintcare.org.