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Paint Recycling


Paint Recycling will be closing at the Fredericton Store at the end of November 2018.
Please visit the Recycle NB webpage for other locations.

No-charge paint recycling! 

Do you have old paint cans stored in a garage, shed or basement taking up space? Now it's easier than ever to get rid of old, used and unwanted paint in an environmentally friendly way! Just bring in your old paint cans during store hours and drop them off. There’s no charge for the service.

At our Fredericton store location only. All containers must be properly sealed, labeled and in original container. Full, partially full and empty containers are acceptable.

Acceptable Household Paints

(Maximum Container Size: 23 Litres)
Interior & exterior:

  • Latex, acrylic, water-based, alkyd, oil-based, enamel
  • All types of finishes & sheens including textured
  • Deck coatings & floor paints (including elastomeric)
  • Concrete, drywall, stucco & driveway paints and sealers (non-tar-base)
  • Marine paints (except antifouling)
  • Melamine, metal & anti-rust paints
  • Stains & shellacs
  • Stain blocking paints
  • Swimming pool (single component)
  • Varnishes & urethanes (single component)
  • Wood and masonry water repellents & sealers
  • Wood finishing oils & preservatives (containing no pesticides)
  • Already empty paint containers
  • Acceptable Paint Aerosols

(Maximum Container Size: 660g or 24 oz )
All types of paints, aerosols including automotive.

Unacceptable Products

  • Brushes & rollers
  • Bulging containers
  • Caulking compound, epoxies, glues or adhesives
  • Colorants & tints
  • Deck cleaners
  • Industrial paints & finishes (baked-on, heat resistant etc...)
  • Non-aerosol automotive paints
  • Non-aerosol craft paints
  • Paint thinners, mineral spirits or solvents
  • Pesticide containing products e.g. creosote
  • Quick drying paints
  • Resins
  • Roof patch or repair
  • Tar-based or bitumen based product
  • Traffic or line marking paint
  • 2 part or component paints
  • Improperly sealed or leaking containers
  • Unidentifiable or unlabelled containers

For more information, visit Recycle NB.

Paint Recycling

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