It pleases me that fountain pens are a good choice for the environment, but I’ll admit that has nothing to do with my choice to use them. Here’s one item listed in the article cited:
‘Little Deeds’ to save the earth
* Why don’t we use fountain pens any longer? Throwaway pens are convenient, sure, but how many have we tossed in the trash? Invest in a fountain pen (which can be refilled) and not only will you be reducing waste, but your writing ventures will be a more pleasant experience.