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===Liquids===
 
===Liquids===
*'''Latex paint''' less than 1/3rd full can be dried with a clay-based kitty litter overnight and included with household trash. Otherwise, it is considered hazardous waste and should be taken to the [https://recycletompkins.org/other-programs-and-services/household-hazardous-waste/ Recycling and Solid Waste Center on a Household Hazardous Waste collection day].  
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*'''Latex paint''' less than one third full can be dried with a clay-based kitty litter overnight and included with household trash. Otherwise, it is considered hazardous waste and should be taken to the [https://recycletompkins.org/other-programs-and-services/household-hazardous-waste/ Recycling and Solid Waste Center on a Household Hazardous Waste collection day].  
  
 
*'''Oil paint''' is considered hazardous waste and should be taken to the [https://recycletompkins.org/other-programs-and-services/household-hazardous-waste/ Recycling and Solid Waste Center on a Household Hazardous Waste collection day].
 
*'''Oil paint''' is considered hazardous waste and should be taken to the [https://recycletompkins.org/other-programs-and-services/household-hazardous-waste/ Recycling and Solid Waste Center on a Household Hazardous Waste collection day].
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*'''Solvent''' is considered hazardous waste and should be taken to the [https://recycletompkins.org/other-programs-and-services/household-hazardous-waste/ Recycling and Solid Waste Center on a Household Hazardous Waste collection day].
 
*'''Solvent''' is considered hazardous waste and should be taken to the [https://recycletompkins.org/other-programs-and-services/household-hazardous-waste/ Recycling and Solid Waste Center on a Household Hazardous Waste collection day].
  
*'''Fats, Oils, and Greases (FOG)''' can be recycled at the Recycling and Solid Waste Center's FOG drop off area. Remove cooking oil from bottles and recycle the bottles.  
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*'''Fats, Oils, and Greases (FOG)''' can be recycled at the Recycling and Solid Waste Center's FOG drop off area in a reusable container. Remove cooking oil from bottles and recycle the bottles.  
  
 
*'''Motor Oil''' is considered hazardous waste and should be taken to the [https://recycletompkins.org/other-programs-and-services/household-hazardous-waste/ Recycling and Solid Waste Center on a Household Hazardous Waste collection day].
 
*'''Motor Oil''' is considered hazardous waste and should be taken to the [https://recycletompkins.org/other-programs-and-services/household-hazardous-waste/ Recycling and Solid Waste Center on a Household Hazardous Waste collection day].
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*'''Varsol (paint thinner)''' is considered hazardous waste and should be taken to the [https://recycletompkins.org/other-programs-and-services/household-hazardous-waste/ Recycling and Solid Waste Center on a Household Hazardous Waste collection day].

Revision as of 22:07, 16 April 2019

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Liquids

  • Fats, Oils, and Greases (FOG) can be recycled at the Recycling and Solid Waste Center's FOG drop off area in a reusable container. Remove cooking oil from bottles and recycle the bottles.