Product reuse and recycling

Total recycling, by type

In 2011, HP recovered approximately 133,900 tonnes (295 million pounds) of hardware and supplies for recycling, 85% hardware, 14% HP LaserJet toner cartridges, and 1% HP ink cartridges.

Total recycling, by type [tonnes]
Hardware
95,800 98,600 90,500 99,100 113,650
HP LaserJet toner cartridges8
15,000 19,000 20,100 19,600 18,550
HP ink cartridges8
2,000 1,850 1,800 2,200 1,700
Total
113,000 119,000 112,000 121,000 133,900
  1. 8 Includes cartridges returned by customers and cartridges from HP internally through 2010. 2011 figure is cartridges returned by customers only.