As a Cartridge World franchise, our mission is to provide our customers with a cost-effective, environmentally friendly alternative to continually purchasing new printer consumables. We are committed to deliver products that are of the highest quality, while providing great customer service to go with them. Save up to 50% !
Facts About the Environmental Impact of Printer Cartridges
- It takes about a gallon of oil to make a new laser cartridge.
- Almost 8 cartridges are thrown away per second in the United States alone!
- In North America alone, over 350 million cartridges per year are discarded in our landfills, and that number increases by 12 percent annually!
- Every remanufactured laser cartridge saves nearly 2.5 pounds of metal & plastic waste from being deposited in landfills.
- 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.
- 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.
We Can Make a Difference!
Every single cartridge saved from a landfill makes a difference. This will not only protect our environment but save consumers thousands of dollars. Now imagine the difference when individuals, then organizations, then cities, then states and then nations start participating! That is Impact with Effect! At Cartridge World we are not only making a difference, we are changing the world!
Did You Know?
- Most printer cartridges can be refilled or remanufactured.
- By bringing your used cartridges to Cartridge World, you can help protect our environment, and save substantially compared to the cost of a new cartridge!
- Cartridge World is dedicated to saving consumers, businesses, and the planet!
Cartridge World Will Help Your Community, Save the Planet While you Save Money!
At Cartridge World, we have programs that allow local community organizations & schools to raise funds by collecting empty printer cartridges and returning them to us. Our recycle programs are simple and requires very little work by your organization or staff.
Recycle Rewards is Easy!
- Give us a call & we will provide your organization with Cartridge World recycle bins or boxes.
- Get the word out by promoting the program to your group members.
- Cartridge World will pick up the cartridges and write your local school or community organization a check!
Contact your local Cartridge World store today to get started.
Refill Rewards allows parents and friends of schools to bring in their empty cartridges to a Cartridge World store, save money with more affordable prices, while still raising money for the local school. Just mention your sponsored school when you visit Cartridge World.
Recycling cartridges can make a huge difference!