Soy ink. Soy-based inks and toner cartridges
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Soy ink. Soy-based inks and toner cartridges

The history of soybean cultivation dates back centuries. Soybeans were used by the Chinese for both medicine and food. They were cultivated by the Koreans, who ate them and allowed them to grow wild. In the 1st century, the Japanese created soy-based cheese tofu, and soy milk. In the year 1765, the beans were introduced…

How to Fix Unexpected Power Loss of Printer While Printing
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How to Fix Unexpected Power Loss of Printer While Printing

There are many printer problems that can occur at anytime of the day, especially when you do not provide proper maintenance and the right laser toner cartridges or ink cartridges for your machine. If you print a lot of photos on your printer, you’ve probably experienced the dreaded power loss problem, where the printer shuts…

How to Identify High Yield vs Standard HP Toner Cartridges
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How to Identify High Yield vs Standard HP Toner Cartridges

For printer users who own an HP LaserJet Printer at home or uses one at the office, high yield laser toner cartridges would be a very familiar term to you. These are the printer consumables used by your HP laser printers to produce printouts. It works through the main printer’s laser component drawing an exact…

The advantages of laser printers over inkjets. Why are laser printers so desireble?
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The advantages of laser printers over inkjets. Why are laser printers so desireble?

If you are looking for a printer, you will have the option of choosing between a laser printer and an inkjet printer. The majority of people will suggest choosing the former option. When you think of laser printers, what comes to mind? This is the technological wonder that can turn any piece of paper into…

7 interesting facts about printers that you might not have known
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7 interesting facts about printers that you might not have known

This week at Photoopia, I have some interesting facts for you! The printer is one of the most popular items found in many homes, used to print out the family vacation pictures, print out the homework and print out bank statements. Yes, the humble printer is not only used by the family to print out…

How to Run an Energy-Efficient Office
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How to Run an Energy-Efficient Office

Office buildings utilize an obscene amount of power. In fact, an average of 18% of office energy expenditure derives from office equipment alone.  Today’s office buildings have continued to grow in size and complexity for decades without any corresponding increase in energy efficiency. Building energy consumption is an irreversible trend, and it’s not like we…

Copier and printer consumables: toners, imaging units, drum units or fusers cost money too
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Copier and printer consumables: toners, imaging units, drum units or fusers cost money too

Mechanical parts vs consumable parts Printers and copy machines have both mechanical parts and consumable parts. Toner is an example of a consumable part. It is a supply that gets consumed when you use the copy machine or printer. Toner needs to be replaced fairly often depending upon your printer and copier usage. On the…

The Importance Of Recycling Ink And Toner Cartridges
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The Importance Of Recycling Ink And Toner Cartridges

Have you been sending your ink or toner cartridges straight to the garbage bin after use? Well, a lot of people do that. In the United States, more than seven hundred cartridges are being thrown every minute. However, you should know that ink and toner cartridges can be recycled. Sustainable development is the goal of many green advocates and recycling…