Upon receipt of your cartridges, we will inspect them for any material damages/defects.

We will also ensure we receive the type and quantity of goods as described by you.

Where there are no damages/discrepancies, your payment will be processed within 14 days of inspection.

Unfortunately , we are unable to collect any consignments with a recycle value of less than £10.00.

We do not pay for any consignments worth less than £10.00 after inspection.

Instantly find out how much is your cartridge worth
Can't find your cartridge? Search by printer model here
How does it work?

  1. Enter your cartridge codes in the above search box – our system will generate a value for you.
  2. Enter the quantities you have and these to your basket.
  3. Once you have reached a recycle value of £10.00, submit your quote and take a note of your GTQ reference number.
  4. Pack your cartridges in accordance to our packaging instructions.
  5. We will then contact you to arrange a convenient date and time for collection.
What we do and don’t accept

What we can recycle:
- Genuine OEM inkjet and toner cartridges that are found in our
  database and that are in good condition.
What we can’t recycle:
- Damaged cartridges.
- Cartridges that have already been remanufactured.
- Starter/Introductory cartridge.
- Fusers and (ink) bottles.

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    • CE505X HP CE505X Empty Cartridge
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    • DR2000 Brother DR2000 Empty Drum Unit
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Get paid within 14 Days

of us receiving your cartridges

Get paid within 14 Days of us receiving your cartridges

• As soon as we receive your cartridges we'll inspect them to ensure they are   in good enough condition to be recycled
• We will send your bank transfer/cheque and/or your charity donation within   14 Days of   inspection
• Free pickup when you send us a minimum of £20 worth of used printer   cartridges
  Need some help? Call our Recycling Helpdesk on 01733 588 388



The GreenTech toner cartridge recycling service and website is now faster, simpler and includes a wider range of over 3000 cartridges, all with a smart new look too!

  • Instantly find out how much is your cartridge worth
  • Get paid within 14 Days (of us receiving your used toner cartridges)
  • Get paid by bank transfer
  • Free courier pick-up
  • Easy way to donate to charity
  • Highest U.K. prices for cartridge recycling
  • 3000+ cartridges

Watch our toner cartridge recycling process


Improved search engine


We've totally revamped the search engine so it works with any form of letters/spaces/codes, as soon as you start typing. It will display options for quickly adding relevant colour cartridges too for toner cartridge recycling.

Faster payments



Now you can get faster payments by selecting the bank transfer option. The page is fully secure so when we have received and inspected your used toner cartridges we will transfer the funds within 14 Days.

Free and fast courier pick-up


Although courier costs have sky-rocketed in 2010 we are still proud to offer free pick-up when you recycle £10 worth of cartridges or more.

A simple way to make donations to charity


Our customers have requested it, so now we offer an option to choose what proportion of the total payment you wish to donate to charity by toner cartridge recycling.

We're still paying the highest U.K. prices for cartridge recycling


We check the prices we pay against other toner cartridge recycling services every week, to ensure you get the best deal. Prices do vary, but many are often over £5 and up to £12 for each used toner cartridge.

We pay for the widest range of used cartridges


Throughout 2010 we have been increasing the range of used toner cartridges that we pay for toner cartridge recycling. We have now reached over 3000 cartridges which gives us, easily, the widest range in the U.K.

Some interesting facts about recycling




  • Current UK recycling is estimated to save more than 18 million tonnes of CO2 a year.
  • £36,000,000 worth of aluminium is thrown away each year.
  • Incinerating 10,000 tonnes of waste creates one job. Throwing the same amount to Landfill sites creates six jobs but recycling it creates 36!
  • Up to 60% of the rubbish that ends up in the dustbin could be recycled.
  • On average 16% of the money you spend on a product pays for the packaging which ultimately ends up as rubbish.
  • The average dustbin contains enough unreleased energy to power a television for 5000 HOURS.
  • 70% LESS ENERGY is required to make recycled paper compared with making it from raw materials.
  • Plastic bags and other plastic garbage thrown into the ocean kill as many as 1,000,000 sea creatures every year.
  • 150 THOUSAND Double-Decker buses worth of electrical and electronic waste is thrown away in the UK each year.
  • 15 MILLION Mobile phones are upgraded in the UK each year, laid from end-to-end they would reach from John O'Groats to Lands End!
  • Over 55 million used toner cartridges go into UK landfills each year according to the UK Cartridge Remanufacture Association. That means if everyone in the UK recycle toner cartridges and get paid an average of 50p, consumers could claim a share of around £27.5 million through toner cartridge recycling.