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Solely as a service to the public and Florida businesses, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) maintains the following list of companies and organizations that recycle printer and toner cartridges. The information was voluntarily supplied by the services and is not necessarily a complete list of available services and a company's absence from the list does not imply prejudice or impropriety. The DEP does not endorse specific equipment or companies. The DEP, by providing this list, does not imply that the companies are in compliance with applicable laws. Users of this list are responsible for ensuring that products, equipment, or services comply with the requirements of local, state, and federal law. The DEP cautions users to personally evaluate the services and compliance status of any company they use. This list is updated periodically and subject to change without notice. The DEP welcomes information from companies who wish to have their products or services listed.

  • Most manufacturers will buy cartridges back directly. You may inquire about this service through your equipment vendor.

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  1. Support The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. Contact: Larry Behrens, Program Manager at (925)735-7203 or email at info@recycleforbreastcancer.com.
  2. For individual desktop-type (small) ink jet cartridge recycling, fax form (attached to e-mail) to "EnviroSolutions" to order postage paid return envelopes.
  3. Letscorp cartridge recovery program is interested in collecting cartridges at community and state level. E-mail Honey Dozier for information at: hdozier@letscorp.com.
  4. Laser-Tone International: Florida company since 1989, offering closed-loop recycling. 1-800-EARTH-58 or http://www.laser-tone.com.
  5. Cash for cartridges via: www.tonerbuyer.com.
  6. Local company will collect empty cartridges of all types and will donate the monies to a charity or school of your choice. E-Mail TallalaserIJCS@aol.com or call 850-508-9899 or 850-933-3720 for information. Ask for Donnie Vause.
  7. Cash for your empty ink and toner cartridges. Help reduce solid waste in your local community and raise needed funds for your organization. Check us out at www.inkrecyclers.com for more details about our program.
  8. JetScape Laser Services, Inc. buy empty printer and toner cartridges, remanufacture them and then sell them with a brand new guarantee. Contact Amanda@jetscape.com.
  9. CURE Recycling at www.earthtonesolutions.com. Recycle printer cartridges and cell phones to benefit pediatric cancer research and support programs. Unique fundraiser with generous payout available for schools, churches, and non-profits. Recycling materials provided free of charge. Contact person and phone number: Tom Italo (404) 680-1043.
  10. Cartridges for Kids at www.cartridgesforkids.com. A recycling program that pays schools and non-profit organizations CASH for empty laser and inkjet cartridges, used cell phones, laptops, PDAs, and iPods.
  11. www.hp.com/recycle - HP Planet Partners return and recycling program enables simple, convenient recycling of original HP inkjet and LaserJet supplies and any brand of computer hardware.
  12. Cartridge World is a world wide franchise that recycles ink and toner cartridges for a GREENER world. For information about starting a recycling program with us go to: www.cartridgeworldusa.com/default.aspx. We offer competitive reimbursement. Plant a Tree, Not a Cartridge.
  13. GO GREEN and Save Money through recycling your Ink & Toner Cartridges with Green Image Solutions, a NATIONWIDE recycler and reseller of quality eco-friendly imaging supplies. Visit www.thinkofgreen.com or call today (813) 225-1200 and ask about getting started with a free recycling program!
  14. Recycle4Charity.com Recycle empty or full surplus ink and laser toner cartridges plus cell phones to benefit charities. Enroll to help schools, groups, and organizations collect used cartridges for fundraising or simply donate your items. Please contact (800) 588-7960 or E-mail info@recycle4charity.com.
  15. Planet Green in Chatsworth, CA - http://planetgreenrecycle.com/index.php.
  16. EnviroSmart.org - Provides businesses and nonprofit, educational, and charity organizations with fundraising opportunities by collecting inkjet and laser cartridges and cell phones. www.envirosmart.org or telephone: (804) 272-3281.
  17. Inkpal encourages users to recycle their used printer cartridges. They offer a line of premium compatible ink cartridges, ribbons, laser toners and MICR toners. www.Inkpal.com or 1-877-464-6572.
  18. eCycle Group helps schools, churches, youth groups, businesses and individuals to earn extra cash by recycling empty inkjet, laser, toner and fax cartridges, as well as cell phones. To get started with this FREE program please visit www.ecyclegroup.com or call (800) 416-5251.
  19. At PrintCountry, we care about the environment. That is why we've instated a recycling program that takes your used or empty printer cartridges and disposes of them properly. Simply return the empty cartridges to PrintCountry Recycle Program and we will ensure that they are reconditioned for future use or disposed of in a proper manner. For more info contact (858) 784-6900.
  20. PC Scavengers, Inc. recycles printer cartridges, computers and cell phones to benefit breast cancer research and educational support programs. Yearly fundraisers are also available for schools, churches, and non-profits. Collection is provided free of charge. Contact person and phone number: Maurice LeCointe (800) 543-4412 ext 78710 or email mlecointe@pcscavengers.com.
  21. Staples - www.staples.com/sbd/cre/marketing/easy-on-the-planet/recycling-and-eco-services.html
  22. Supply Brothers - www.supplybrothers.com/recycle_ink_and_toner.
  23. Sell Empty Cartridges - NeedEmpty is one of the industry’s largest suppliers of empty toner and empty ink. We buy and sell empty ink cartridges, and we also buy surplus toner. We pride ourselves on our competitive prices, courteous customer care and professional, yet friendly service; all while supplying superior quality printing products to our valued customers. www.needempty.com.

Last updated: May 29, 2014

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