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How To Recycle Printer Toner Cartridges

How To Recycle Printer and Toner Cartridges

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If you have printer toner cartridges that you need to dispose of, you probably would like to ensure that they are handled in a an environmentally friendly way.

Toner cartridges are completely recyclable, however in general they will not be accepted in your domestic recycling collections.

Most household recycling centres run by your local council will accept empty toner cartridges, but it is always best to check on your council's website.

Your printer's manufacturer may also have a recycling scheme which allows you to return branded tonor cartridges for recycling free of charge.

Find Your Local Recycling Facilities

Here are some other options for toner cartridge recycling.

Where To Recycle your Printer Toner Cardridges

Here is a list of some organisations who can help you recycle your toner cartridges. Some are only able to accept certain brands of cartridge, so please check before you send or donate them.

If you have inkjet printer cartridges that you also wish to recycle most of the places that recycle oner cartridges accept them as well, but if not here is some more information about recycling inkjet printer cartridges.

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