Paint Recycling

Hobart Latex Paint Recycling Facility

The facility is located at the City Dump Yard:340 S. Shelby St. Hobart, IN 46342

Recycled Paint Sales

Recycled paint is available for purchase on weekdays from 7 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. and Saturday 8 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. The cost of recycled paint is $5 per gallon or $25 per 5 gallon bucket.

Paint Drop-Off

Drop-off days will be from Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

  • Paint accepted from Lake and Porter County residents only (ID required)
  • The program will collect surplus latex paint at the facility
  • Paint must be acceptable for recycling. (No frozen paint or any other material in paint.)
  • No leaking or rusted cans will be accepted
  • No paint older than 5 years
  • No oil based paint will be accepted
  • No stains of any type
  • Residents should call their city for disposal options for unacceptable paint.


If you have any questions, please call the Hobart Public Works Department at 219-942-6121.