Free Paint Drop-Off Locations
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PAINTCARE eligible items can be dropped off for free at the Dodge County Transfer Station/Recycling Center. Please check in at the office.  See below for acceptable products. Limit of 5 gallons per visit.  Thank you!


See details at Paintcare web site:

Who Can Use This Program
For Residents and Businesses
Restrictions: Limit: 5 gallons per visit.
Hours: Paint is accepted during regular business hours; Call ahead for hours and to make sure the store can accept the amount and type of paint you would like to recycle.

The sites accept latex and oil-based house paint, stains and varnish in containers up to 5 gallons in size. The sites do NOT accept aerosols (spray paint or other spray products),
containers without original labels, or containers that are empty or leaking.

Acceptable and Non-acceptable Material list

Locations to drop-off paint:
Dodge County Recycling Center  62236 240th Ave Kasson MN 55944  (507) 634-7875
Arrow Ace Hardware  1500 N Broadway  Rochester MN  55906  (507) 282-0095
Arrow Ace Hardware 10 17th Ave SW  Rochester MN  55902  (507) 289-3321
Arrow Ace Hardware  905 37th St NW  Rochester MN  55901 (507) 218-3006
Arrow Ace Hardware  1201 S Broadway  Rochester MN  55904 (507) 292-6674
Diamond Vogel  1614 N Highway 52  Rochester MN  55901  (507) 288-4128
Hirschfields  420 Crossroads Dr SW  Rochester MN  55902  (507) 285-9594
Sherwin Williams  19 Seventh St NE  Rochester MN  55906  (507) 288-8913
Pellicci Ace Hardware  90 E Third St  Zumbrota MN 55992  (507) 732-4111
D & G Ace Hardware  31265 County 24 Blvd Cannon Falls MN 55009 (507) 263-8828
Sherwin Williams  125 Oakdale St  Owatonna MN 55060 (507) 451-1304
Sherwin Williams  1300A 18th Ave NW  Austin MN 55912  (507) 433-7625

All materials that are not PaintCare acceptable must be delivered to the Olmsted County Hazardous Waste Facility or other HHW facility located near you for proper disposal. Thank you.