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    May 1, 2012, 06:18 AM
    Latex paint down the drain
    Hi , what are the affects to the envorinment if Laxet Paint went down the drain?
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    May 1, 2012, 07:13 AM
    Sewer drains go to a treatment plant where the water will be treated. What is left is frequently dischaged to waste , a river or a stream. Solon, OH - Official Website - Latex Paint Disposal You are better off to allow it to dry and then put into the garbage or recycling facility

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