Free Paint, Cleaners, Etc.

Free Paint, Cleaners, Etc.

Hazardous materials dropped off by Linn County residents that can still be used are placed in the Free Paint, Cleaners, Etc. room and are available for no charge.

Location & Hours

  • Resource Recovery building, 1954 County Home Road, Marion, Iowa
  • Open 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Saturday
  • Please park in the provided parking lot and NOT in front of the Free Paint, Cleaners, Etc. door

Available Items

  • Inventory changes daily and depends on what materials are dropped off by Linn County residents. 
  • Each item is inspected by trained staff. If the material is deemed usable, it is placed in the Free Paint, Cleaners, Etc. room.
Free paint, cleaning, garden, and automotive products

Some Items That May be Available Include:

  • Automotive cleaners
  • Brake fluid
  • Ceramic tile cleaner
  • Fertilizers
  • Garden products
  • Glue
  • Grout
  • Household cleaners
  • Lawn and garden products
  • Latex paint
  • Oil-based paint
  • Oil
  • Pool chemicals
  • Poster and craft paint
  • Rust removers
  • Sanitizers
  • Stains & varnishes
  • Strippers & thinners
  • Wallpaper remover
  • Paste