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  • MES's Premium idea to save environment

    Posted on Cumbernauld NEWS

    "A Cumbernauld firm has found a way to reuse the old toner power in ink cartridges which was previously thought to just be hazardous waste.

    Moock Environmental Solutions Ltd (MES) main business is the recycling of printer consumables which must be disposed of under the Waste of Electric and Electronic Equipment recycling legislation.

    Until now the powder was considered useless, but working in conjunction with Dundee University, MES has discovered it can actually be turned into pigments.

    Sales manager Graeme Clowe explained: 'Thereís always activated toner powder left over when recycling cartridges, it canít be reused and is classed as a hazardous waste..." [Read More at Cumbernauld-News.co.uk]