HOW TO DISPOSE OF LATEX (WATER-BASED) PAINT. Try to use up leftover
paint. If you can't use it or give it away, dispose of latex (water-based paint).
May 1, 2012 ... First, determine whether your paint is oil-based or water-based. The U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency considers oil-based paints as ...
Latex or water-based paint typically has a shelf life of ten years. Solvent or oil-
based paint can last up to fifteen years. You can test to see if your paint is still
DISPOSAL OF WATER-BASED PAINT. DRY THE PAINT THEN THROW IT IN
THE BIN: If you have to throw paint away, set the paint by placing it in a plastic ...
Feb 6, 2008 ... Recycle it. Some communities offer recycling programs for old paint and empty
paint cans. Water-based, or latex, paint can be recycled into ...
To dispose of water-based paint, mix it with something that causes it to congeal,
and put it in the trash. Another option is to leave the can open so that the paint ...
Disposal of Latex Paint and Small amounts of. Oil-based Paint. Dry out latex and
oil-based paint according to the ... paints are oil-based and water-based paints.
that can be divided into two types—oil-based and water-based. ... The safest and
easiest way to dispose of paint is to use it up for its intended purpose.
Water-based paint disposal – Latex paints are the least harmful. If you cannot
donate or share these paints, dry the paint or mix it with cat litter. Remove the lid
Depending on what type of paint you have, you may be able to reuse or recycle it.
If not,... ... Two Methods:Disposing of Latex PaintDisposing of Oil-Based Paint
Community Q&A ... It can damage your pipes and it isn't good for the water supply