Buy remanufactured paint
There are several organisations across the country who turn old paint into new paint.
These organisations work with many hundreds of volunteers to help remanufacture paint, and sell their products for £1-2/litres through their shops, to charities or to community groups.
Community RePaint – With over 80 locations around the country, Community RePaint collected almost half a million litres of paint in 2014.
Seagulls – Serving the Leeds community, Seagulls collect paint from the regions’ eight Household Waste sites. To date, Seagulls has saved and reused over 460,000 litres of unwanted paint.
Paint remanufacturing companies
There are also currently several dedicated paint remanufacturing companies in the UK, some of whom sell to the public. Click on a paint manufacturing company below to find remanufactured paint products.
Newlife Paints – Based in Ford, West Sussex, Newlife Paints professional reprocessed waste water-based paint back into a premium grade emulsion. All products in the Newlife paint range guarantees a minimum 50% recycled content, made up from waste paint diverted from landfill or incineration.
Paintmaster – An established family run business for 37 years, mainly recycling and reworking worldwide brand paints and manufacturing industrial & domestic paints for UK & international sale.