Storing and Handling Toner
Follow the procedures below to handle and install a toner cartridge correctly. For the
toner cartridge to function properly, keep these basic points in mind:
Storing toner cartridges
Storing and Handling Toner Cartridges
The toner inside the cartridge should be evenly distributed before the cartridge is
inserted into the printer.
The toner cartridge should never be exposed to direct sunlight and should not be
exposed to room light for long periods.
Use a toner cartridge before the expiration date printed on the carton.
Follow these simple guidelines when you choose a location for
storing a toner cartridge:
Store the toner cartridge in its protective bag. Do not open the
bag until you are ready to install the new toner cartridge in the
Always store toner cartridges flat with the arrow on the toner
cartridge pointing up. Never stand the cartridge on end or turn it
Never store a toner cartridge at high temperature or humidity,
nor where the temperature or humidity can change suddenly.
Store the toner cartridge in a clean, dry location.
Store the toner cartridge at temperatures between 0 and 35 C
(32 F to 95 F).
Never store the toner cartridge in salty air or where there are
corrosive gases (e.g. from aerosol sprays).
Keep the toner cartridge out of the reach of children.