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The Boston Globe

Should you have to give up privacy to recycle a printer cartridge?
The Boston Globe
Kathie Florsheim is a committed environmentalist with a hybrid car and a set of rain-collection barrels outside her East Providence home. So when the ink in her Canon printer recently ran out, she immediately thought to recycle it, just like she does ...


New Inks and UV Developments on the Table for Nazdar Ink Technologies at SGIA Expo
What They Think
Shawnee, KS, USA, September 13th 2017: Nazdar Ink Technologies will be a key exhibitor at SGIA Expo, taking place from October 10th to 12th, 2017 in New Orleans, LA, USA. The event, bringing together professionals from across the specialty and ...


Smart Office

On Line On Time Pushes For A Greener Office
Smart Office
These are supplied by Close the Loop and financed by HP, and are to be used for all your empty ink and laser toner cartridges, tubes and bottles. On Line On Time is also selling Canefields paper, an environmentally-friendly paper made out of a ...


Energy Collective

Ink Waste: The Environmental Impact of Printer Cartridges
Energy Collective
Unfortunately, more than 375 million empty ink and toner cartridges are thrown out every year, and end most of them end up in landfills. To get some perspective on that fact, this means that 11 cartridges per second and 1 million cartridges per day are ...


Hot Hardware

US Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments Over Your Right To Refill Ink And Toner Cartridges
Hot Hardware
Impression Products is a small business that specializes in buying and re-manufacturing used printer cartridges. Lexmark International, Inc. recently decided to add the company to a list of other business that they had decided to sue as a result of ...

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Supreme Court's Decision About Printer Cartridges Could Have Big Consequences
NPR
A Lexmark refill toner cartridge costs about $130. It's not cheap. So there are businesses that have sprung up that take empty Lexmark printer cartridges, refill them and then resell them for a lot cheaper. Eric Smith owns one of those businesses ...


Slate Magazine (blog)

The Supreme Court Just Handed Consumers and Small Tech Companies a Big Win
Slate Magazine (blog)
It bubbled up to the highest court in the land about a year ago after Lexmark, a Chinese-owned printer company headquartered in Kentucky, sued Impression, a West Virginia-based remanufacturer company that refilled and resold Lexmark ink cartridges ...
US Supreme Court Protects Consumers' Right To Refill Ink Cartridges In Precedent-Setting Lexmark vs Impression CaseHot Hardware
US Supreme Court Significantly Restricts Patent Owners' Ability to Control Resale of Patented ItemsLexology (registration)
Impression Products, Inc. v. Lexmark Int'l, Inc. - Supreme Court of the United StatesSupreme Court of the United States
Bloomberg
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