Effective Consumable Solutions (ECS), your independent distributor of copier and printer consumables throughout the UK and Europe, are pleased to announce that it has acquired Tinto Laser Services, the highly respected remanufacturer of laser printer cartridges in Europe.

Tinto Laser Services in Bellshill, Glasgow

The Tinto Laser Services team, which has over one hundred and fifty years combined experience in the toner cartridge remanufacturing business, was paramount in seeing the company being labeled as one of Europe’s most respected laser toner remanufacturers, with the company’s outstanding quality control being a vital element in its former success.

Founded in 1992, Tinto is a prominent independent nationwide laser toner cartridge remanufacturer. Recognised by clients and competitors alike as the leading visionary within the toner cartridge industry Tinto has the reputation of being the best in the business.

As part of the takeover agreement, ECS has also secured the recycling division GreenAgenda Ltd which operates one of the largest toner cartridge and mobile phone recycling schemes in the UK. ECS will affirm that Tinto Laser Services remains at its current location at Sandpiper Way, Strathclyde Business Park, Bellshill, near Glasgow with ECS headquarters remaining in Misterton, Doncaster.

Whilst ECS has invested in its UK distribution centre, recycling schemes, technical infrastructure and production capabilities, Tinto brings a best-of-breed reputation and an experienced quality driven workforce operation to a complete service proposition that now embraces everything from production and innovation to cartridge recycling for public and private sector businesses.

ECS are members of the European Toner and Inkjet Remanufacturers Association ( ETIRA ) and also of The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management ( CIWM ) which is a professional body that represents over 6,500 waste professionals working in the sustainable resources and wastes management sectors, predominantly in the UK but also overseas. CIWM sets the professional standards for individuals working in the industry. ECS also provides fully licensed recycling services to organisations and individuals and is fully compliant with the WEEE Directive and Hazardous Waste Regulations. Being a leading-edge innovator in the marketplace, ECS pioneered the process of Closed-Loop recycling in the toner and ink cartridge industry which empowers its clients to meet their corporate responsibility commitments.

Providing unparalleled customer service ECS strives to continue in its endeavors to foster stronger relationships with both its customers and partners both locally and internationally.

To see how ECS can provide photocopier and laser printer cartridges that present a more profitable option for dealers when compared with the originals, Become an ECS Partner or call the team on 01427 700 700.