Staples Retail Recycling Program

Recycle all brands of writing instruments

Discover Our Recycling Process

Once collected, the writing instruments are cleaned and separated by material type. The materials are recycled into raw formats that manufacturers use to make new products. Click here to take a virtual tour of our processing facilities.

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Learn more about Staples Canada

Staples Canada believes that you should have peace of mind when choosing your writing instrument, which is why they've partnered to create a new life for pens, markers, and pencils. To learn more about Staples Canada, click here.