Furniture decommission seems like a straightforward process until it’s time to decide what to do with the surplus furniture. Do you try to liquidate it? Donate it? Store it? Recycle or even throw it out? Each project is different and the answer depends on your circumstances.
Decisions rely on cost analysis, along with how the various options align with your organization’s sustainability goals and values. FRS presents a model for estimating costs for the various asset disposition options, while considering environmental and social impact. This article considers cost factors for the various options.