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Paper-Preserving Office Creations

Toshiba Erasable Toner Copier Makes Printing Eco-Friendly

— March 15, 2012 — Eco
Everyone has noticed a mistake on a document after having printed it out, then felt guilty for having wasted paper; this is now avoidable with the newly developed Toshiba erasable toner copier. Using a unique type of ink that will be initially available in navy blue, Toshiba has invented a copier that will accept previously printed documents and erase all of their contents before returning a blank page to the user.

This invention, if implemented widely, will revolutionize the office workplace. Furthermore, if one wishes to save the information of a document but still erase its contents, the Toshiba erasable toner copier also has a scanning capability to preserve the information it physically erases. A price has not been decided for this system; however, I believe this is a worthwhile investment for any office looking to portray an eco-friendly atmosphere.
Trend Themes
1. Erasable Toner - The development of Toshiba's erasable toner copier opens up opportunities for other industries to create eco-friendly printing solutions.
2. Paperless Office - The ability to erase printed documents and preserve the information digitally aligns with the shift towards paperless offices.
3. Sustainable Printing - The use of erasable toner in copiers presents a disruptive innovation opportunity for the printing industry to reduce paper waste and environmental impact.
Industry Implications
1. Office Supplies - The erasable toner copier can be marketed as an innovative office supply that promotes sustainability.
2. Technology - The development of erasable toner copiers highlights the potential for incorporating sustainable printing technology into various tech products.
3. Digital Storage Solutions - The scanning capability of the Toshiba copier offers opportunities for the digital storage industry to provide eco-friendly document preservation options.
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