California has an extended producer responsibility law for paint recycling – Click here for more info on the PaintCare program.

Architectural paints, deck coatings, floor paints, primers, sealers, stains, shellacs, lacquers, varnishes, waterproofing sealers & repellents, pool paints, metal coatings, rust preventatives and field & lawn paints are all covered by the new program.  Currently, Kelly-Moore Paints, Devine Paint Center, Orchard Supply Hardware and the Paint Works are the local PaintCare at-store drop off sites.  Paint is also accepted at HHW facilities at the Devlin Road Recycling & Transfer Facility, Clover Flat Landfill and Yountville Corp Yard.

 is composed of resins, solvents, pigments, and other toxic ingredients. It is illegal to put paint and other paint-related liquids in the trash. Take unwanted paint to one of these Napa County collection locations – some sites also accept other materials as well:

Clover Flat Landfill
4380 Silverado Trail
Calistoga, 963-7988
Tues-Sat, 9am-4pm; Sun, 9am-3pm
Kelly-Moore Paints
3199 Jefferson St.
Napa, 251-3764
Mon-Fri 6:30am-6pm, Sat 8am-4pm, Sun 9am-4pm
Devlin Road Recycling & Transfer Facility

889 Devlin Road

American Canyon, 258-9005

Daily 8am-4pm, latex paint only, 5 gallon maximum per trip

Orchard Supply Hardware

3980 Bel Aire Plaza

Napa, 224-3410

Drop off during business hours, 10 gallon maximum per trip

Devine Paint Center

971 Lincoln Ave.

Napa, 226-5211

Mon-Fri 7am-5:30pm, Sat 8am-4:30pm, Sun 9:30am-1pm

The Paint Works

3213 Jefferson St.

Napa, 224-0304

Mon-Sat 7am-5:30pm, Sun 8am-3pm

1078 Fulton Ln. #A

St. Helena, 963-9551

Mon-Fri 7am-5:30pm, Sat 8am-3pm

Hazardous Waste Collection Facility
889-A Devlin Road (off Hwy 29 & South Kelly Rd)
American Canyon, 1-800-984-9661
Fri & Sat, 9am-4pm


Products should be in their original containers with original labels. 5 gallon containers maximum and a maximum of 20 gallons per trip (unless otherwise noted).  Please call ahead to ensure the site has enough storage space to accommodate your paint.  If you have large volumes of paint, PaintCare has pick-up options.

Solidified latex paint may be dropped off at one of the above sites or disposed in the regular trash.  Empty and dry paint cans and buckets should be recycled in your curbside recycling cart.


For more info on the benefits of using recycled paint, click here.