The South Berkshire Household Hazardous Waste Collaborative will hold a paint and oil collection for the 16 participating towns from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Lenox Department of Public Works, 275 Main St.
The Center for EcoTechnology will coordinate these collections. The towns in the SBHHW Collaborative sponsor this program.
The participating towns are Alford, Becket, Egremont, Great Barrington, Lee, Lenox, Monterey, Mount Washington, New Marlborough, Otis, Richmond, Sandisfield, Sheffield, Stockbridge, Tyringham, and West Stockbridge.
Acceptable materials are oil-based paint, stains, paint thinners, spray paint and turpentine, as well as waste motor oil. No other type of oil or fuel will be accepted.