Consider these cartridge-related facts: The number of cartridges discarded in North American landfills each year increases by 12 percent annually On average, eight cartridges per second are thrown away in the United States. It takes about a gallon of oil to make a new laser cartridge. A laser cartridge thrown into landfill can take up to 450 years to decompose. Some components made of industrial grade plastics will take over a thousand years to decompose. Every remanufactured laser cartridge saves nearly 2.5 pounds of metal and plastic waste from being deposited in landfills. 70 percent of used printer cartridges throughout the world are currently being thrown out. In one year, if the world’s discarded cartridges were stacked end-to-end; they would circle the earth over three times.
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Today’s printers do so much more than print. You know that this versatility increases your productivity — fax, scan, and copy at your fingertips. You may not know that most printer toner cartridges can be remanufactured many times before they need to be recycled. Don’t throw them away, reuse and recycle! Bring them into your local Cartridge World store to learn more. (407) 767-0680
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ALBANY, GA — Copiers and printers are a big part of our home and work environment but if you’re not recycling the ink cartridges you may be hurting the world’s environment. Even with modern technology and the push to go paperless people are printing more than ever and millions of empty print cartridges are needlessly ending up in our landfills.
These hard plastic cartridges can take up to 1000 years to decompose. They take about a gallon of oil to manufacture and most of them could and should be refilled
You can refill cartridges yourself but that can be messy and not very cost effective. Cartridge world can save you money and the trouble of refilling cartridges and they will even deliver your purchases right to your home or office!
Cartridge world sells new and remanufactured cartridges for just about anything that prints. They have programs to help recycle cartridges and even sponsor a rewards program to benefit local schools.