Can you put aerosol cans in recycling? Can I recycle aerosols? You can recycle aerosols as they are made of tin-plated steel and aluminium, and these are both recyclable materials.
How do you recycle sprays? How to recycle aerosols. Ensure cans are completely empty before recycling. Do not pierce, crush or flatten them. Detach any loose or easily removable parts, such as the lid, and dispose of them with the rest of your recycling.
How do you safely empty an aerosol can? Aerosols that contain non-hazardous materials: If you can’t find someone to donate your extra material to, the non-hazardous contents can be emptied by spraying them into a garbage can. Then place the empty can in your blue bin. Most aerosol cans are steel containers pressurized with propellants, (e.g. butane).
How do you dispose of spray paint in Oregon? Best: Use up or give away. Empty aerosol cans can be recycled with steel cans. Second best: Take to a hazardous waste facility or collection event.