Interesting facts and figures about the toner cartridge

  • 30 million inkjet cartridges are sent to UK landfill each year – the equivalent of 18 blue whales!
  • Did you know that original printer ink costs more to produce than space shuttle fuel?!
  • Approximately 3.5 litres of oil is required to produce every laser toner cartridge.
  • A spent cartridge can be recycled up to 7 times!
  • Individuals discard enough printer cartridges in a year to circle the Earth – that is 24,000 miles!