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Step 87: Recycle Your Ink Jet Cartridges

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Recycle your ink jet cartridges when you are finished using them. Throwing them out increases the risk of water pollution, and they are definitely not biodegradable if they sit in a landfall for a large amount of years.

Take them to a recycling center, or any other office supply store.

Staples gives you rebates on the cartridges you return.
 
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NICKSTER1174 years ago
Another way of saving ink cartridges is if your printer is compatable, you can just refill them yourself. it saved me more money than the rebates office max gives me.
AstralQueen5 years ago
Here's an awesome font that saves ink; http://www.ecofont.eu/ecofont_en.html

Looks gritty on screen but when printed, you won;t even notice the holes in the letters.
cool!
belkorin4 years ago
Office Max gives you free paper for certain ink brands, last I knew
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