HP Sustainable Printing & Cartridge Recycling

Improving lives and reducing impact on the planet

Learn how HP supports education and economic opportunity for people in Haiti through a closed loop ink cartridge recycling program - combining cartridges returned through HP Planet Partners with recycled plastic bottles collected in Haiti and other sources to make new Ink Cartridges.

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Original HP Cartridges are the right choice for your printing and support entrepreneurs like Rosette and other families in Haiti


Designed to work the first time, every time1

Rely on Original HP Cartridges to perform consistently.


Quality prints you can take pride in

Experience outstanding print quality when you use Original HP Cartridges.


The environmental choice2

Cartridges designed with the planet in mind for easy recycling and less waste.


Better results. better together

Only Original HP Cartridges are precisely tuned with HP printers for reliable quality. 


 Keep plastics out of oceans

The HP Planet Partners return and recycling program enables simple, convenient recycling of Original HP Cartridges.2 Since 2000, more than 199 million pounds (90 million kilograms) of recycled plastic have been used in manufacturing new Original HP ink and toner Cartridges, diverting almost 5,000 tractor-trailer loads of plastic from reaching oceans or landfills.3 Plus, it's free and convenient to return HP Cartridges to HP Planet Partners for recycling—for more than 25 years, we've been making a difference, together.

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Partner with HP for the Environment

Help reduce your environmental impact without compromising quality—the excellent print quality of Original HP Cartridges means fewer reprints and less waste. Many Original HP Cartridges contain recycled plastic and still meet high quality standards.

Return your cartridge, close the loop.

All Original HP ink and toner Cartridges that you return to HP Planet Partners are combined with recycled materials like the plastic bottles collected in Haiti and other countries. They go through a multiphase, closed loop recycling process and are separated and refined for use as raw ingredients in new Original HP ink and toner Cartridges. Do you want to learn more about this closed loop process?

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Responsibly sourced paper

Choose FSC® or PEFC™ certified HP paper - it's sustainably sourced and helps promote healthy forests today and in the future.4


Energy savings

We offer the most ENERGY STAR® qualified printers and multifunction printers (MFPs) in the industry, helping businesses use less energy while printing.


Less packaging

HP continuously works to reduce the packaging necessary for HP printers and supplies, while striving to increase recycled content.

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Design with the environment in mind.

Original HP Ink and toner cartridges deliver outstanding quality prints, while also reducing your environmental impact, using recycled content and delivering reliable performance – which can mean fewer reprints and less paper waste.

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1. Ink based on Buyers Laboratory Inc. July 2017 study commissioned by HP compared Original HP ink cartridges (121XL, 122XL, 178XL, 300, 300XL, 301XL, 364, 364XL, 650, 950XL, 970XL, 971XL) with 21 brands of non-HP refilled and remanufactured ink cartridges sold in EMEA markets. Details: http://keypointintelligence.com/media/1609/hp-emea-refill-study_rep.pdf (pdf-download PDF 4.5 MB). Toner based on 2014 SpencerLab Colour Reliability study commissioned by HP for cartridges sold in Europe, Middle East, & Africa CE400A/X, CE401A, 02A, 03A; spencerlab.com/reports/HP-CLR-Reliability-EMEA-2014.pdf (pdf-download PDF xxxx MB) & Monochrome study of HP 83A, 80A; spencerlab.com/reports/HPReliability-EMEA-2016.pdf (pdf-download PDF xxxx MB)

2. HP Planet Partners Program availability varies. For details, see www.hp.com/recycle. On recycled materials in cartridges, see www.hp.com/go/recycledcontent.

3. As of 2016. Based on a nominal payload of 40,000 pounds (18,000 kilograms).

4. HP papers certified under FSC® C017543 or PEFC™ PEFC/29-31-198.


















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