Close the Loop: Australia's largest printer cartridge recycling company

Last Modified: Tue Nov 29 2016 10:44:17 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 2001
    year Close the Loop (CtL) was founded on a ‘Zero Waste to Landfill’ promise. End of life products are returned to the original manufacturer for re-use where possible. If not, they use a range of patented processes to recover all the materials from those products. These materials may be reused in the manufacture of the products, or turned into a range of new innovative products.
  • 100%
    of every inkjet cartridge, toner cartridge or toner bottle is reused or recycled by Close the Loop (CtL).
  • 13
    major brands of inkjet or laser printer cartridges, toner bottles, drum units or fuser kits, from printers, photocopiers or fax machines that CtL support recovery from.
  • 48.6 tonnes
    of material is kept out of landfill each day and processed for recovery of irreplaceable resources in 2 facilities (Australia and USA).
  • 33,064 tonnes
    of material recovered as on 28-Oct-2016.
  • 3
    innovative and quality product ranges developed, made with the materials recovered during printer cartridge recycling - eWood & Garden Beds, Enviroliner Pen, Recycled Rulers.
  • 10 tonnes
    of CO2 equivalent savings for every 1 tonne of imaging consumables collected and recovered.