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Paint and motor oil drop-off

From May through August, Public Works hosts swap shops for surplus paint products and drop-offs for used motor oil. We don’t take paint or motor oil from businesses.

June 17, 2023
2023-06-17T09:00:00 - 2023-06-17T12:00:00

The events take place on Saturdays in four Boston neighborhoods and are only open to City residents.

  • We don’t take paint and motor oil from businesses.
  • We won’t take paints, stains, varnishes, and thinners that aren’t in original containers.
  • Containers need to have labels that we can read.
  • The most that you can give us is 20 containers.
  • We don’t take aerosol paint cans.
  • You need to show us proof of your Boston residency.

recycling paint and motor oil

June 17, 2023
2023-06-17T09:00:00 - 2023-06-17T12:00:00
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