What to do with
Empty metal paint cans are accepted for recycling at most household waste recycling centres. Check your local council website for more information.
How should I recycle paint cans?
- Most recycling centres only accept empty or dry, metal paint cans.
- Currently, plastic paint cans are not widely accepted - check your local council website for more information.
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