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Staples Rewards Ink and Toner Recycle Program|®

Recycle and save.

Staples Rewards members can recycle any ink or toner,
up to 10 per calendar month, and

get $2 back per cartridge*.


To recycle online:

  • 1. Login to your Staples Rewards account online.
  • 2. Choose the “Recycle Ink & Toner” option.
  • 3. Create a free shipping label and mail your cartridges.

To recycle in store:

  • 1. Visit your local Staples store.
  • 2. Bring your used cartridges to any register.
  • 3. Present your card to get your rewards.
Get Started

Plus earn 5% back in rewards on ink and toner and everything else you need.

Not a member? Join today.

*To qualify, you must spend at least $30 on ink or toner at Staples in the past 180 days.

Disclaimer: Each Member is eligible to receive Ink Recycling Rewards ("Recycling Rewards") on ink and toner recycling, as defined below, performed at Staples stores or online at, if the Member has spent at least $30 in ink and/or toner purchases at Staples over the previous 180 days. Ink and/or toner purchases made on the date of recycling are calculated toward minimum purchase requirement. Minimum purchase requirement is net of coupons, taxes, and shipping charges. Ink resellers and remanufacturers are strictly prohibited from earning Ink Recycling Rewards.

Each Base Rewards Member may recycle up to 10 cartridges per month, and each Premiere Rewards Member may recycle up to 20 cartridges per month of any used ink or toner cartridge sold at any retail store in the U.S. or on and receive $2 back in Recycling Rewards per cartridge. In store, the Member must be physically present at the store when the cartridges are turned in for recycling and a Membership account is identified. Online, the Member can log in at with their membership account to gain access to ink & toner recycling. Qualifying cartridges recycled online can take up to 10 business days for processing. Staples will accept additional cartridges for recycling, but Recycling Rewards will only be issued for the first 10 qualifying cartridges for Base Rewards Members, or the first 20 qualifying cartridges for Premier Rewards Members, per calendar month per Member. Recycling Rewards may be used for the same purposes and are under the same restrictions as Rewards.

Recycling Rewards are issued to the member monthly, online, at, separately from a Member's standard Rewards statement, approximately within 30 days after the month in which the recycling was completed. Dependent upon timing of recycling, additional processing time for qualifying cartridges recycled online may cause them to appear in the following monthly Rewards statement (approximately within 60 days). Recycling Rewards are credited to the Member's Rewards account in full each month with no minimum required. Expired, lost or misdirected Recycling Rewards will not be reissued. Recycling Rewards not received due to incorrect account information including email address will not be reissued.