Ink & Toner Cartridges
Garbage: If not recycling through a take-back program, place with your regular garbage.
Donations & Reuse
Donate used cartridges to charitable fundraisers, such as:
Take-Back or Drop-Off
You can search these databases for cartridge recycling and refurbishing companies in New York City:
Manufacturer Take-Back Programs
Most major toner cartridge manufacturers supply information with the product packaging about how to return cartridges. Many provide mailing labels and packing materials. They include:
Retailer Take-Back Programs
Some retailers accept ink and toner cartridges for recycling as part of their shopper awards programs; check their websites for details:
- Office Depot accepts ink cartridges for recycling and offers Recycling Reward dollars to members.
- OfficeMax offers an ink and toner recycling program with special rewards for MaxPerks customers.
- Staples accepts up to 10 cartridges per day per customer when you present your Staples Rewards card.