Paint - Oil Based* - Household Hazardous Waste (HHW)

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Paint - Oil Based*

Paint - Oil Based*HHW

Paint - Oil Based* will be accepted at the Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Center (HHWRC) if you are a Summit County resident and this material is coming directly from your household.

The HHWRC is located at 1201 Graham Road in Stow at the Rt. 8 Overpass. For hours, directions, and list of acceptable items please visit the HHWRC page here.

Oil-based paint is considered household hazardous waste (HHW). ReWorks’ HHWRC will collect usable oil-based paint, solvent-based, stain, paint thinner, varnish, and wood preservatives.

NOTE: Latex Paint is NOT accepted at the HHWRC. Dried out Latex Paint (water-based) is an acceptable item for curbside trash. Learn how to properly dispose of Latex Paint here.

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* May require additional preparation or fees. Other options may be available.

Akron Recycling Program
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The City of Akron offers residential curbside single stream recycling, and yard waste collection during the fall.

Phone: Dial 3-1-1 or call 330-375-2311

Looking for a recycling center near you? Check out our Recycling Center Drop-Off map.