Waste Nothing

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Drop off leftover paint at one of the depots listed here. Be sure to keep products in their original containers with labels on. Do not combine leftover paints with each other or with oil-based paints, solvents or other products. Make sure paint cans are properly sealed before transporting.

See also information for large volume generators.

This applies to Paints and stainers.

Contact Information and Map

  • BC PaintRecycle

  • Fernie Bottle Depot

    • 1291 Ridgemont Avenue
      Fernie, British Columbia
      V0B 1M0
    • Mon - Fri 10:00am - 5:00pm
      Sat 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • RONA - Cranbrook Building Centre

    • 1500 Theatre Road
      Cranbrook, British Columbia
      V1C 7G1
    • Mon - Wed 7:00am - 6:00pm
      Thurs - Fri 7:00am - 8:00pm
      Sat 8:00am - 5:00pm
      Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Cranbrook Bottle Depot

    • 3 - 1125 Industrial Road
      Cranbrook, British Columbia
      V1C 5E3
    • Mon - Fri 9:00am - 5:00pm
      Sat 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • New & Nearly New

    • 1685 Warren Avenue
      Kimberley, British Columbia
      V1A 1R5
    • Mon - Thurs 9:00am - 3:00pm
      Fri 10:00am - 3:00pm
      Sat 9:00am - 3:00pm
      Closed Sun & Long Weekends
  • RONA - Northstar Hardware & Building Supplies

    • 410 Borden Street
      Invermere, British Columbia
      V0A 1K0
    • Mon - Fri 7:30am - 6:00pm
      Sat 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Invermere Fire Department

    • 626 4th Street
      Invermere, British Columbia
      V0A 1K0
    • Mon - Fri 8:00am - 4:00pm
  • Kaslo Building Supplies

    • 6521 Highway 31
      Kaslo, British Columbia
      V0G 1M0
    • Mon - Sat 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Nelson Leafs Recycling Centre

    • 120 Silica Street
      Nelson, British Columbia
      V1L 5X4
    • Mon - Sat 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • Silverton Building Supplies

    • 216 Lake Avenue
      Silverton, British Columbia
      V0G 2B0
    • 250-358-2293
    • Mon - Sat 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
      Winter:
      Mon - Sat 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • The Bargain Bin

    • 163 Columbia Avenue
      Castlegar, British Columbia
      V1N 1B5
    • 250-365-7125
    • Mon - Fri 10:00am - 5:00pm
      Sat 11:00am - 4:00pm
  • Trail Bottle Depot

    • 562 Rossland Avenue
      Trail, British Columbia
      V1R 3M8
    • Mon - Sat 8:00am - 5:00pm
      Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • RONA - Glacier Building Supplies

    • 96 Cartier Street
      Revelstoke, British Columbia
      V0E 2S0
    • Mon - Fri 7:00am - 5:30pm
      Sat 8:00am - 5:00pm
      Closed Sun
  • B&D Bottlers

    • 97 Cartier Street
      Revelstoke, British Columbia
      V0E 2S0
    • Mon & Tues 9:00am - 4:30pm
      Thurs - Sat 9:00am - 4:30pm
      Closed Wed & Sun
  • West Boundary Regional Landfill (formerly Greenwood Regional Landfill)

    • 2050 Motherlode Road
      Greenwood, British Columbia
      V0H 1H0
    • Tues, Fri & Sat 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • KBM Autoworks

    • 1862 Vernon Street
      Lumby, British Columbia
      V0E 2G6
    • Mon - Sat 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Beaverdell Landfill

    • 5300 Highway 33
      Beaverdell, British Columbia
      V0H 1H0
    • Sun & Wed 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • Armstrong Collision

    • 3750 Pleasant Valley Road
      Armstrong, British Columbia
      V0E 1B0
    • Mon - Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm
      Closed 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  • Norbert Salvage

    • 5667 Townsite Road
      Bridesville, British Columbia
      V0H 1B0
    • Mon - Sat 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • RONA Home Centre (Vernon)

    • 2201 58th Avenue
      Vernon, British Columbia
      V1T 9T5
    • Mon - Fri 7:00am - 9:00pm
      Sat - Sun 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Chasers Bottle Depot

    • 4702 31 Street
      Vernon, British Columbia
      V1T 6Y4
    • Mon - Fri 8:00am - 6:00pm
      Sat 9:00am - 5:00pm
      Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Interior Freight & Bottle Ltd.

    • 4205 24th Avenue
      Vernon, British Columbia
      V1T 1M1
    • Summer:
      Mon - Sat 8:00am - 6:00pm
      Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
      Dec - Feb: 8:00am - 5:00pm
      Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • RONA Home Centre (Salmon Arm)

    • 2430 Highway 1 West, Box 99
      Salmon Arm, British Columbia
      V1E 4N2
    • Mon - Thurs 7:30am - 6:00pm
      Fri 7:30am - 8:00pm
      Sat - Sun 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Valemount Recycling Center

    • 1020 Commercial Drive
      Valemount, British Columbia
      V0E 2Z0
    • Wed - Sat 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Scotch Creek Bottle Depot

    • 3855 Anglemont Road
      Scotch Creek, British Columbia
      V0E 1M5
    • Mon - Sun 9:00am - 4:30pm
      Hours subject to change with seasons
  • Starlite Auto Wrecking & Repair

    • 1408 London Lane Road
      Sorrento, British Columbia
      V0E 2W0
    • Mon - Fri 9:00am - 5:30pm
      Sat by Appointment Only
  • Battery Doctors

    • 1972 Windsor Road
      Kelowna, British Columbia
      V1Y 4R5
    • Mon - Fri 8:30am - 4:30pm
      Sat 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • RONA Home & Garden (Kelowna)

    • 1711 Springfield Road
      Kelowna, British Columbia
      V1Y 5V5
    • Mon - Fri 7:00am - 9:00pm
      Sat 7:00am - 8:00pm
      Sun 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Osoyoos Bottle Depot

    • 8305-72nd Avenue
      Osoyoos, British Columbia
      V0H 1V0
    • Mon - Sat 9:00am - 4:00pm
  • Boucherie Self Storage & Bottle Depot

    • 2711 Kyle Road
      Kelowna, British Columbia
      V1Z 2M9
    • Oct - May:
      Mon - Sat 8:30am - 5:00pm
      Jun - Sept:
      Mon - Sat 8:30am - 6:00pm
  • T2 Market Ltd.

    • 5980 Sawmill Road
      Oliver, British Columbia
      V0H 1T0
    • Mon - Sat 9:00am - 4:30pm
  • J&C Bottle Depot (formerly Penticton Recycling & Bottle Depot)

    • 200 Rosetown Avenue
      Penticton, British Columbia
      V2A 3J4
    • Oct - March:
      Mon - Sat 9:00am - 4:30pm
      April - Sept:
      Mon - Sat 8:30am - 5:00pm
  • RONA Home Centre (Penticton)

    • 348 Duncan Avenue West
      Penticton, British Columbia
      V2A 7N1
    • Mon - Fri 7:00am - 9:00pm
      Sat 8:00am - 6:00pm
      Sun 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Oliver Sanitary Landfill

    • off Black Sage Road, Approx 7km south
      Oliver, British Columbia
      V2A 5J9
    • Mon - Sat 10:00am - 3:45pm
      Closed Sun
  • Summerland Bottle Depot

    • 9615A Victoria Road South
      Summerland, British Columbia
      V0H 1Z2
    • Mon - Sat 8:30am - 4:30pm
      Closed Sun
  • Summerland Landfill

    • 17202 Bathville Road
      Summerland, British Columbia
      V0H 1Z0
    • Mon - Sat 8:30am - 4:15pm
  • South Thompson Eco Depot

    • 1595 Martin Prairie Road
      Pritchard, British Columbia
      V0E 2P0
    • 877-377-8673
    • Summer:
      Tues - Sun 8:00am - 4:00pm
      Winter:
      Tues - Sat 8:00am - 4:00pm
  • Super Save Bottle Depot

    • 10 Old North Thompson Highway
      Clearwater, British Columbia
      V0E 1N0
    • Tues - Sat 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Clearwater Eco Depot

    • 290 Clearwater 100 Mile FSR
      Clearwater, British Columbia
      V0E1N1
    • 877-377-8673
    • Summer:
      Tues - Sun 8:00am - 4:00pm
      Winter: Tues - Sat 8:00am - 4:00pm
  • RONA - North Valley Supply Ltd.

    • 213 North West Old Thompson Highway
      Clearwater, British Columbia
      V0E 1N0
    • Mon - Sat 7:30am - 5:30pm
      Closed Sun
  • Louis Creek Eco Depot

    • 4077 Agate Bay Road
      Louis Creek, British Columbia
      V0E 2E0
    • 877-377-8673
    • Summer:
      Tues - Sun 8:00am - 4:00pm
      Winter:
      Tues - Sat 8:00am - 4:00pm
  • Barnhartvale Landfill

    • 970 Eliza Road
      Kamloops, British Columbia
      V2C 6V6
    • Mon, Fri, Sat & Sun 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Heffley Creek Eco Depot

    • 7381 Sullivan Valley Road
      Heffley Creek, British Columbia
      V0E 1Z0
    • 877-377-8673
    • Summer:
      Tues - Sun 8:00am - 4:00pm
      Winter: Tues - Sat 8:00am - 4:00pm
  • RONA Home Centre (Kamloops)

    • 416 Mt. Paul Way
      Kamloops, British Columbia
      V2H 1A8
    • Mon - Fri 7:00am - 6:00pm
      Sat 8:00am - 6:00pm
      Sun 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Lorne Street Bottle Depot

    • 270 Halson Road
      Kamloops, British Columbia
      V2H 1N6
    • Apr - Oct:
      Mon - Sat 8:00am - 6:00pm
      Sun 10:00am - 5:00pm
      Nov - Mar:
      Mon - Sat 8:00am - 5:00pm
      Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Mission Flats Landfill

    • 3095 Mission Flats Road
      Kamloops, British Columbia
      V2C 1A2
    • Mon - Sun 8:30am - 4:30pm
  • Town of Princeton

    • 171 Princeton Summerland Road (Princeton Landfill)
      Princeton, British Columbia
      V0X 1W0
    • Mon - Tues & Fri - Sun 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • D.C. Recycling & Bottle Depot

    • 925 100 Avenue
      Dawson Creek, British Columbia
      V1G 1W2
    • Mon - Sat 9:00am - 5:30pm
  • Merritt Machine Works Ltd.

    • 1120 McFarlane Way
      Merritt, British Columbia
      V1K 1B9
    • Mon - Fri 8:00am - 5:00pm
      Sat 8:00am - 12:00pm
      Closed Sun on Long Weekends
  • Home Hardware

    • 1701 Voght Street
      Merritt, British Columbia
      V1K 1B8
    • Mon - Fri 8:00am - 5:30pm
      Sat 8:00am - 5:00pm
      Sun 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • Logan Lake Eco Depot

    • 9261 Highway 97C
      Logan Lake, British Columbia
      V0K 1W0
    • 877-377-8673
    • Tues - Sun 8:00am - 4:00pm

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About this Tip

Added January 17, 2015.

Last updated August 1, 2015.

Applies to British Columbia.