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Old 06-21-2010, 11:20 AM
 
Location: San Antonio
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I have multiple colors and amounts of used indoor paint. I don't want to throw it away (can be done safely by letting it dry).

I am wondering if there is any place to donate this (underprivledged art studio for example) or a place that recycles it?

Anyone have any ideas?
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Old 06-21-2010, 11:26 AM
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Location: New Braunfels, TX
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Call Salvation Army, or Habitat for Humanity?
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Old 06-21-2010, 12:23 PM
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Location: San Antonio, TX
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Paint is on the city recyclable material list (limit 28 one-gallon cans, or 3 five-gallon pails)...

Cheers! M2
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Old 06-21-2010, 02:56 PM
 
Location: South Side
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Freecycle.com
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Old 06-21-2010, 03:00 PM
 
Location: Dallas, TX
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San Antonio Graffiti Wipeout? I don't know if they take paint donations like this, though. Might be worth giving them a call, especially if you despise all the tagging.
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Old 06-21-2010, 06:24 PM
 
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If these organizations don't pan out, you could always give it away for free in the local free section on Craigslist.org:

san antonio free stuff classifieds - craigslist
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Old 06-21-2010, 07:32 PM
 
Location: San Antonio
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Thanks everyone! I'm moving, in a couple days, so I don't feel like putting out adds... but I'll try some of the other places like Habitat, ect. Worst case, I can take it for recyling.
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Old 06-21-2010, 09:00 PM
 
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Free pickup at your house complements of Bexar County. I've recently used this and it works great! http://www.co.bexar.tx.us/How_Does_it_Work_2004.pdf (broken link)
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