Recycling empty cartridges

  fullyfitted 19:40 06 May 2005
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According to a National Magazine

"you can help the environmement and raise money for charity by sendig expired cartridges to Eurosource. Register at click here

They will send a Freepost evenvelope"

I hate chucking them in the bin so I've enrolled and I thought I would post the address.

Apologies for it not being a helproom topic and again if its already been posted

  jack 19:59 06 May 2005

I think you will find the type of cartrige acceptable is somewhat restricted to Bubblejet types and Manufacturers originals.[ HP/Lex/Canon/Dell and similar family] No Clones not Epson chipped

  fullyfitted 20:08 06 May 2005

Jack

I can see that makes sense,
Ah well back to chucking them in the bin

  jack 20:10 06 May 2005

Thought about relling your own?

It can be fun --- messy but fun

  jack 20:11 06 May 2005

Also W H Smith and other stores/charities do similar things with free bags and collection boxes

  Buchan 35 20:57 06 May 2005

Nobody wants Epson cartridges

  mahalo 20:57 06 May 2005

Staples and PCWorld have boxes by the door, I use the packaging that the new came in.
Cheers

  fullyfitted 21:01 06 May 2005

thanks to all for the info and interest

  fullyfitted 00:22 07 May 2005

Jack.

Sorry I did not respond to your suggestion about refills but it brought back too many painful memories.

However now that I have had a couple of glasses of North of the Border falling down water I am able to relive the memory.

I had a Lexmark three colour printer and I was doing a refill when I knocked over a full bottle of Cyan onto a fairly new wood (Butchers Block) type tale.

Her indoors that must be obeyed then suggested in a very quiet way that perhaps new or compatibles might be better,



Nuff said

FF

  jack 08:31 07 May 2005

Aaah the thought of North of the Border Falling Down Water.

A cure for many ill's but not for refilling things [ except the glass] or other steady hand projects I must confess.

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