The Council of Europe launched its environment programme in 1961, to deal with one of the issues now perceived as one of the main challenges that Europe will have to face in the 21st century. The Council of Europe's activities in this field focus on the conservation of nature and landscapes.
The best way to dispose of paint is to deliver it to your local specialist waste recycling centre. If you do not have access to one of these, let the paint dry fully, adding sawdust or cat litter as needed, before putting it in the dustbin. Don't throw it down the drain, because it is toxic and it interferes with the processes of water treatment plants.
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