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NZ business turns old toner into paint

A company in New Zealand has come up with an innovative way of reusing old printer supplies by turning toner cartridges into paint. Owner of Toner Recycling (TRC) Wayne Grieve explained that while reusing the metal and plastic from the consumables is straightforward,...

What’s your Monkey Name

The Boffins here at CartridgeMonkey.com have taken a break from offering you ink and toner cartridges at great prices to bring you something that’s a little bit of fun: The what’s your Monkey name game.

Tablet use ‘taking over from PCs’

A growing number of people may look to use ink supplies to print documents directly from a tablet PC, as the items are said to be displacing PCs in many homes. This is according to a survey by Forrester Research, which found 35 per cent of tablet owners in the US said...

Simple steps ‘can help make homes greener’

People who are keen to go green by making their use of computers and printer supplies as efficient as possible have been advised there are many simple steps they can take around the home to cut their carbon footprint. The government has set ambitious targets that call...

Home workers ‘have lots of freedom’

Many remote workers go to great efforts to create a good working environment in the home. This is very important if their livelihood depends on having a suitable workspace in their own house. After all, they need a decent IT set-up, with a computer, printer and...

Super Earth’s In Super Numbers

In recent days it has been announced by team of astronomers from around the globe, that there’s a strong possibility of billions of ‘Super Earth’ like planets in our galaxy alone. So, what are the chances of life on other planets now! The calculations behind this are...

Falling prices fuelling growth in 3D printing

Considerable advances have been made with both printing hardware and ink cartridges over the last few years, with modern devices boasting a wide array of features. People can use functions in the comfort of their own home that they would only have been able to dream...

Save money when printing at home

Consumers across the UK are being placed under considerable financial pressure by rising energy costs. Indeed, uSwitch.com warned recently that since many people are "struggling to absorb" price hikes that were implemented last year, a growing number are...