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Plastic Paint Cans with Plastic Handles (empty)

This item is recyclable.

Put this item in your recycling (blue) cart or a transparent clear or blue-tinted plastic bag.

Special disposal instructions or restrictions:

  • An empty plastic paint can is recyclable only if it has plastic handles and is smaller than 5L.
  • Empty plastic cans with dry paint inside are acceptable for recycling.
  • Separate the lid from the empty can. Put both items in your recycling.

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