Originally Posted by johnwhelan
Calibre can strip this information for you.
GoingDown posted this comment when I asked the same question.
"In calibre, you can run book conversion from epub to epub, and when converting, select everything from under "Filter style information" in page "Look and Feel".
That will strip almost all formatting "
and it works perfectly.
Yeah, but it's a pain to have to do that for every single book in your library when a simple firmware tweak could force formatting for you