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Buy soy based inks for your pens and home printer

You may not realize it but that pen you are writing with and the words on the paper on the assignment you just handed in contain a lot of oil. Traditional inks are made from petroleum, and can also contain nasty volatile organic compounds (VOC). A lot of companies are now manufacturing soy and vegetable based inks, which are better for the environment, use less oil than their traditional counterparts and can be less expensive. So, next time you refill your pen or computer ink supply, try to find alternatives to traditional oil based inks.

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Buy soy based inks for your pens and home printer

You may not realize it but that pen you are writing with and the words on the paper on the assignment you just handed in contain a lot of oil. Traditional inks are made from petroleum, and can also contain nasty volatile organic compounds (VOC). A lot of companies are now manufacturing soy and vegetable based inks, which are better for the environment, use less oil than their traditional counterparts and can be less expensive. So, next time you refill your pen or computer ink supply, try to find alternatives to traditional oil based inks.