Kevin Lynch

Colorado Program Manager
(720) 481-8858

Geoff Hensgen

Colorado Program Coordinator
(970) 880-0247

Sonya Hansen

Colorado Program Coordinator


For general PaintCare inquires, call (855)PAINT09 or email

For Colorado-specific inquires, contact a Colorado Program Manager or Coordinator.

Program Details

  • Established in July 2015
  • 194 year-round drop-off sites
  • 5.2 million gallons collected

PaintCare offers drop-off sites throughout Colorado where the public can take unwanted paint for recycling. These sites are available to households, businesses, government agencies, and others with leftover paint.

Drop Off Paint

Enter your zip code, city and state, or street address to find the nearest, most convenient paint drop-off site to you. All PaintCare sites accept up to 5 gallons per visit (some take more). Please call ahead to confirm business hours and ask if they can accept the type and amount of paint you would like to recycle. Sites do not accept aerosols (spray paint), leaking, unlabeled, or empty containers.

  • accepts up to 5 gallons

  • accepts up to 10-20 gal.

  • accepts up to 100 gal.

  • HHW Programs (accepts other items)

  • Also has Reuse Program

Door to Door Paint Pickup Service

Do you have more than ten gallons of paint to recycle? For a limited time, PaintCare is offering a direct pickup service for households in certain counties that have leftover paint, stain, and varnish. There is no charge for this service, the cost is covered by the PaintCare fee on sales of new paint in Colorado.

Colorado Springs Area
El Paso and Teller County
Visit or call (866) 333-9222 and select option 3 to see if you qualify and submit a service request.

Denver Area
Arapahoe, Adams, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, and Jefferson County
Call (720) 854-8722 to see if you qualify and submit a service request.

Program Brochure