Jackson County residents can dispose of cans of latex paint at no cost on Friday and Saturday, April 18 and 19, at Rogue Disposal and Recycling’s "FREE Latex Paint Drop-Off Event." The event, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days, is designed to help residents dispose of partially filled cans of latex paint in a safe and environmentally friendly manner.
The FREE Latex Paint Drop-Off Event takes place at Rogue Disposal’s Transfer Station, 8001 Table Rock Road, Medford.
color or style of latex paint will be accepted at any size up to
5-gallon buckets. Cans of latex paint that are more than half full and
in good condition will be separated and placed on a "re-use table."
These cans will be free to anyone who wants them.
event will not be open to businesses or commercial painters. 55-gallon
containers will not be accepted. Also, oil-based paint will not be
accepted. Rogue Disposal asks those who plan on taking advantage of the
"drop-off" to check the paint can labels for words like flammable,
combustible or alkyd. These are oil-based paints and cannot be accepted
at this event. To dispose of oil-based paint, or any other household
chemicals, residents can come to our Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off
Event on May 2 and 3 at the Jackson County Fairgrounds & Expo Park
in Central Point.
For more information about this event, call 779-4161.