Many people purchase new printer cartridges online and in actual office supply stores for printing school papers and office documents, and if they run dry and empty we easily throw them away or are piled up in a cabinet. Throwing away old laser and inkjet printer toner cartridges in the garbage is not environmentally friendly because they contain toxic chemicals that may leach into the ground causing water and soil pollution. Many people also don’t want to go through the stress and hassle of refilling empty printer cartridges due to its mess. When it comes to recycling your empty inkjet and laser printer ink toner cartridges, there are different ways to make money from them and at the same time saving its detrimental effects to the environment.
First, you can ask your local office supply store if they collect ink and toner printer cartridges for free, and you might even get a surprise reward coupon on your next new cartridge purchase. There are also people who are selling empty inkjet and laser printer cartridges in major shopping marketplaces. The secret to a successful sale is in your listing. A good listing must include the specific details of the printer cartridges you are selling like indicating the manufacturer and the model numbers, as well as the ink color. If you have not refilled the cartridges, then you can state on your listing the word “virgin” such as “virgin laser and inkjet cartridges for sale”, in order to entice customers to purchase your item. In order to the trust and confidence of your potential customers, it will help taking several photos of your used and empty inkjet and laser ink and toner cartridges to also show the real condition of your item. It is a good marketing strategy selling your empty cartridges in lots rather than individually, saving you time and effort from listing.
There are websites offering cash for empty and used laser and inkjet printer cartridges. Usually, they will ask you to add your inventory on their website and they will send you a free postage label so you can ship them out for free. Once the cartridges are received and checked, the recycling center or the company will send you your payment usually in a form of check. It is also nice giving your empty cartridges to charity and community groups found in your neighborhood or in school, because they can turn in for cash and they can use it in funding their local efforts. There are also online charities and support groups who buy used cartridges and cell phones in bulk.Doing Cartridges The Right Way