EPEAT® - 4.9.3.1

Take-back services for consumables (4.9.3.1)

Canon provides the following take-back services for the end-of-life-management toner and ink cartridges:

4.9.3.1 - In 2013, a total of 17,213.22 metric tons of inks and cartridges were collected via these four programs. The following provide details regarding the quantity collected and the corresponding end-of-life management method used:

End-of-Life Management Method Weight (Metric Tons) 2013
Reuse of components : 579.7
Materials recycling : 14,901.81
Waste-to-energy : 1,731.64
Material in storage, pending processing : .07
Incineration : zero
Landfill : zero