Paint and Oil Collection
On Saturday, May 3, 9 to 11:30 a.m., the South Berkshire Household Hazardous Waste Collaborative will hold paint and oil collection in Great Barrington, Mass., for Alford, Becket, Egremont, Great Barrington, Lee, Lenox, Monterey, Mount Washington, New Marlborough, Otis, Richmond, Sandisfield, Sheffield, Stockbridge, Tyringham and West Stockbridge. Accepted materials are oil-based paint, stains, thinners, spray paint, turpentine and waste motor oil. No other type of oil or fuel will be accepted. Latex paint will not be accepted. Dried-up latex paint or empty cans of oil-based paint, stains and solvents can be disposed in the regular trash. Usable paint can be given away through freecycle.org. For information, visit cetonline.org/events/paint-oil-collection.