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Dispose of paint appropriately to:
Take your unwanted household paint to your nearest Paintback collection site, all year round.
These are often located at council depots and transfer stations across the state.
Paintback also accepts trade waste paint.
Find your nearest Paintback collection site.
Collected paint is transported to a specialised waste treatment facility where it is sorted into water based and solvent based paints for further processing.
Solvent based paint is used for energy recovery.
Packaging is recycled with a very small portion of contaminants going to landfill.