Resources to help economic development and site selection professionals connect with new places and locations. The archive for surplus furniture articles.
In 2013, IRN completed more than 200 projects with organizations in 23 states, and provided much needed furnishings for homes, clinics, and schools in 14 countries and 10 U.S. states.
Since 2002, IRN has placed more than 40 million pounds of surplus with charities. Apart from environmental and social benefits, the cost of placing surplus for reuse is typically 20% to 40% less than the cost of throwing the same material in dumpsters.
Facility managers looking to find a second life for their furniture can look into the services provided by ANEW, a non-profit organization.