Supply Management

Recycling Empty Toner and Inkjet Cartridges

The USPS BlueEarth™ Federal Recycling Program is the Postal Service’s resource for the recycling of all empty toner and inkjet cartridges.

Printing a return label with USPS BlueEarth takes only a minute — it’s quick, easy, and convenient:

n Enter your information at

n Print the label.

n Pack the cartridge(s) in a box.

n Mail the box.

Note: Do not use the label included in the new cartridge box.

For all empty toner and inkjet cartridge recycling returns, use the USPS BlueEarth Federal Recycling Program at

Contact the Asset Accountability Service Center in your Area for guidance on recycling procedures for toner and inkjet cartridges at

DID YOU KNOW? USPS receives no federal tax dollars for operations.