By Alexa Erickson
Whether you bought more than you needed or you’ve found abandoned paint in the garage from an unfinished project, you may be wondering how to dispose of paint. Partially used paint cans add up, especially among DIYers, and there’s no use in them taking up space when they’re done for. Unfortunately, paint is not one of those items you can just toss and call it a day: Not only is paint runny and messy, but certain types are toxic and can cause all sorts of environmental issues if tossed in the trash.
Free up space by learning how to properly dispose of the paint, whether you choose to donate or your spent cans are ready to toss for good. This guide will tell you everything you need to know.