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FREE! Paint Drop-Off Event for Households and Businesses
- Date: 11/11/2017 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
- Location: San Mateo County Events Center
South Parking Lot, 1346 Saratoga Drive
San Mateo, California 94403
Paint Drop-Off Event
ONE DAY ONLY IT'S FREE!
Saturday, November 11, 2017 in San Mateo, CA
Paint Drop-Off Event for Households and Businesses in the San Mateo Area
DATE & TIME: Saturday, November 11, 2017 @ 9 am - 1 pm
LOCATION: San Mateo County Events Center, South Parking Lot - 1346 Saratoga Drive, San Mateo, CA 94403
Rain or shine, we’re holding a special paint drop-off event for San Mateo and the surrounding area. You may bring most types of paint, stain and varnish. Businesses that generate less than 220 pounds (about 20-30 gallons) of hazardous waste per month may bring any amount of latex or oil-based paint. Businesses that generate more than 220 pounds of hazardous waste per month may bring any amount of latex paint, but oil-based paint will not be accepted.
Containers must have original labels. This event is for the following products only:
- House paint and primers (latex or oil-based)
- Deck and concrete sealers
- Clear finishes (e.g., varnishes, shellac)
WE CAN’T ACCEPT
- No leaking, unlabeled or empty containers
- No aerosol spray paints
- No drums or containers larger than 5 gallons
- We cannot accept other hazardous waste or chemicals, such as paint thinner, solvents, motor oil, spackle, glue, adhesive, roofing tar, pesticides, cleaning chemicals
Paint manufacturers created PaintCare, a non-profit organization, to set up convenient places for you to recycle leftover paint. We are setting up drop-off sites throughout your state where you can take smaller amounts of paint all year long. To learn more or find a year-round PaintCare drop-off site near you, visit our drop-off locator tool or call (855) 724-6809.