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Community Clean-Up Event at Rancho Tehama Reserve Transfer Station

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Rancho Tehama Reserve Transfer Station

Stagecoach Road

@ SW Corner of Rancho Tehama Rd & Stagecoach Rd

Corning, CA 96021

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Materials Accepted at This Recycling Event

You can drop off leftover house paint and old mattresses, as well as unwanted bulky items, electronics, and car and pickup tires off of the rim. Collected materials will be recycled or properly disposed. Please see the guidelines below for details about each material accepted at the event.

Paint Guidelines

For households, there are no limits on the amount of house paint, stain or varnish dropped off. There are limits on oil-based paint for some businesses (further details provided below).

  • Most house paint, stains, and varnishes (clear finishes) are accepted (Complete list of accepted products is below.)
  • Latex (water-based) and oil-based products are accepted
  • No limits on amount of product from households (Businesses should see guidelines below.)
  • Containers must be 5 gallons in size or smaller and have secure lids and original labels
  • Leaking or empty containers are not accepted (Check with your recycling or waste services provider for guidance on disposing of empty cans.)
  • Aerosol paint (spray cans) is not accepted

Paint Products Accepted

Products like paint thinners, mineral spirits, solvents, areosol paints (spray cans), auto and marine paints, and art and craft paints will not be accepted. Only the products listed below will be accepted.

  • Interior and exterior architectural paints: latex, acrylic, water-based, alkyd, oil-based, enamel (including textured coatings)
  • Deck coatings, floor paints (including elastomeric)
  • Primers, sealers, undercoaters
  • Stains
  • Shellacs, lacquers, varnishes, urethanes (single component)
  • Waterproofing concrete/masonry/wood sealers and repellents (not tar or bitumen-based)
  • Metal coatings, rust preventatives
  • Field and lawn paints

Guidelines for Businesses Dropping Off Paint

Businesses that generate less than 220 pounds (about 20-30 gallons) of hazardous waste per month may bring any amount of latex or oil-based paint. Businesses that generate more than 220 pounds of hazardous waste per month may bring any amount of latex paint, but oil-based paint will not be accepted. When counting how much hazardous waste you generate in a month, oil-based paint counts (because by law it is a hazardous waste), but latex and other water-based paint does not count toward the 220 pound monthly total.

For more information about dropping off paint at this event or to find a year-round paint drop-off location near you, visit our website. For questions about this event, please e-mail Nichole Dorr at ndorr@paint.org.

Mattresses & Box Springs

Households and businesses may drop off mattresses and box springs.

For further details about dropping off mattresses, visit ByeByeMattress.com or call 855-700-9973.

Electronics

Households may bring common electronics, such as computers and monitors, keyboards, printers, cell phones, televisions, video game consoles, and radios or stereo equipment.

Tires

Households may drop off car and pickup tires that are not on the rim.

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Rancho Tehama Reserve Transfer Station

Stagecoach Road

@ SW Corner of Rancho Tehama Rd & Stagecoach Rd

Corning, CA 96021

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