More than one million solid ink machines are in use today, serving thousands of customers who produce more than six billion pages each year. It’s a technology originally created by Tektronix in 1986 and used in computer printers and multifunction devices.   After Xerox acquired the Tektronix Color Printing and Imaging Division in 2000, solid [...]

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Toner Recycling (TRC), which operates cartridge collection services for Ricoh, Canon, Brother, Konica Minolta, and Sharp, has announced the implementation of waste toner into paint suitable for applications including buildings, fences and covering graffiti, reports Waste Management World. The collection company aimed to find a commercially viable way of making use of the waste toner from cartridges [...]

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New figures have revealed the amount of money wasted each year by large businesses on ‘needless printing’. The statistics have been broken down to emphasise the quantity of ink and money wasted each year by large businesses, and throughout the average person’s working career. As part of ongoing research into the printing habits of people [...]

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Eastman Kodak Company (“Kodak” or “The Company”) announced that it and its U.S. subsidiaries filed voluntary petitions for Chapter 11 business reorganization in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York. The business reorganization is intended to bolster liquidity in the U.S. and abroad, monetize non-strategic intellectual property, fairly [...]

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Munich – Whatever your print job, there’s the proper paper for it: high gloss or recycled, primed for laser or ink. Your choice of paper extends from the discount variety to luxury sheets that can endure for decades. It’s important, because the paper plays just as important a role as the printer and the ink [...]

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68% feel their printer ink runs out too quickly Check the total cost of ownership before buying More than two thirds of respondents to a PC Advisor poll are dissatisfied by how quickly their inkjet printer’s ink cartridges run out. When asked, ‘Which All-in-One Inkjet printer function are you most dissatisfied with on your home [...]

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ROCK HILL -Two women are accused of stealing more than $1,000 in printer cartridges from Target stores in Rock Hill and Gastonia. Last week, two women placed $1,222 in ink jet printer cartridges and toiletries in an empty cardboard box at the Target off Dave Lyle Boulevard. They fled after being confronted by an employee, according to [...]

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US President Barack Obama signed an executive order on 9 November as part of the Campaign to Cut Waste, with restrictions on travel, information technology and printing. Agencies and officials will now have to curtail production of paper documents and provide written information electronically. Other elements include restrictions on travel budget, expanding the use of [...]

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Japanese digital imaging firm Canon has said it is witnessing a decline in its inkjet printer sales in the domestic market, in line with the falling personal computer sales, but it hopes to reverse the trend from October through household sales. “With PC market saturating, the function of inkjets is also diminishing and so are [...]

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PALO ALTO, Calif. – HP announced the availability of its smallest color multifunction laser printer. The HP LaserJet Pro 100 color MFP M175nw, ideal for small to midsize businesses, provides professional-quality print, copy and scanning capabilities along with time- and cost-saving features that make the printer a smart strategic investment. Priced at $349, the HP [...]

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