Latex paint can be put in the garbage if the proper steps are taken to dry it out first, or recycled for a fee. Paint should be brought in its original container, and partial cans of paint should not be combined.
Snohomish County’s Household Hazardous Waste Drop-off Station is located at 3434 McDougall Ave, Everett. It is open Wednesday through Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The facility takes cash, check, debit or credit card as payment. To learn more about the facility and what is accepted, visit https://www.snohomishcountywa.gov/477.
Oil-based paint is not recycled and must be disposed of properly at Snohomish County’s Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Station.
Other Paint Drop Off Locations
If you live outside of the Snohomish area or want to find a more convenient drop off location, check www.paintcare.org drop off locator.