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2009-04-23 06:10:00

Soybean oil based toner may offer a cheaper, greener alternative to petroleum-based printer toner. The potential benefits of soy toners are clear.  Soy based toners can cost less than the standard alternative, recycling paper printed with soy toner is easier, and soybeans are a renewable resource with a price more stable than oil. In recent years, many newspapers, magazines, and book publishers have shifted to soy-based ink. Early tests have shown little to no difference between standard...

Word of the Day
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'