Why are ink cartridges recycled?

Answer According to Oberlin College's recycling program, about 50 percent of materials such as paper and aluminum are recycled. When it comes to printer ink cartridges, we recycle only 5 percent. But ther... Read More »

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How to Buy Recycled Toner Cartridges?

Buying recycled toner cartridges is a great way to minimize the impact your company has on the environment while saving between 30 and 60 percent on a per copy basis on new toner cartridges. Additi... Read More »

Can Epson photo ink cartridges be recycled?

Any used Epson branded ink cartridge can be recycled through Epson's Ink Cartridge Recycling Program. Additionally, recycling companies like and eCycle Group also recycle select Eps... Read More »

Where can I send printer ink cartridges to be recycled?

Staples or Office Max. I have accounts at both and I get a free cartridge for every 15 I turn in.

Has anyone used recycled inkjet cartridges with sucess?

Yes, recycled inkjet cartridges are a good alternative to the expensive brand names. They perform just as good. If you need high quality prints...then you may opt for the higher end cartridges. But... Read More »