We buy and recycle inkjet cartridges

Whether you are an individual, charity, school or business and recycling in large or small quantities, The Recycling Factory offers you a first class recycling service.

We are the industry’s largest UK recycling company. We collect over 8 million inkjet cartridges each year, which ensures that products are disposed of in an ethical and environmentally friendly way.

Take a look through our website to discover the recycling services that we can offer. If you have any questions or would like to speak to a member of our team email us at info@trf-uk.com.

Please note you can no longer return cartridges for recycling using free post labels or envelopes.

How it works

Sign Up

Check your cartridges* are eligible for recycling from our eligible cartridge list. Sign up and register using our simple online form and order your free recycling box.

Post It

When your recycling box is full** simply, take it to your local post office to return your empty cartridges for recycling.

Get Paid

Get paid, once the returned cartridges have been processed we will send your payment via your requested payment method.

* Please note we are unable to accept any laser toner cartridges for recycling ** A full box is a minimum of 50 cartridges

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PayPal now available

PayPal now available

Here at The Recycling Factory, we are always wanting to make the recycling of inkjet cartridges easier. That is why our development team has been working to improve our systems and are delighted to announce that we can now pay you via PayPal when you...

Featured Article: UK Recycler Raises over £3.5 million for UK charities

Featured Article: UK Recycler Raises over £3.5 million for UK charities

The UK’s leading recycler of inkjet cartridges, The Recycling Factory, has this week announced a new personal best of £3,580,178.41 in donations raised for its charity partners. Running zero cost recycling schemes for thousands of charities across the UK, the Lincolnshire based recycler helps charities, schools...

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