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Reality House, Columbia University

This project combined deconstruction, reuse, and recycling to recover more than 90% of the waste...

Saint Joseph’s University

IRN worked with Bellia Office Furniture to provide about 375 pieces of library furniture to the...

Corporate Offices, Virginia

IRN has worked with Steelcase dealer Arbee Associates on more than a dozen corporate cleanouts in...

Joplin Tornado Relief

Within a week of the Joplin tornado, IRN organized contributions of beds, mattresses, bedding, and...

Story of a Sink, San Mateo County, CA

We were able to follow this sink from its grave in a shuttered county facility in California to its...

Wellesley High School

Over three days, IRN filled 25 shipping containers with more than 5,000 pieces of surplus from the...

Stow Elementary School

This late winter project recovered everything needed to outfit a school environment:  desks for...

American University

AU gutted and refinished student lounges and study areas on seven floors of its Letts Hall...

Skidmore College

IRN loaded four containers of dorm furniture in May in advance of a renovation project, and returned...

University of Pennsylvania, Annenberg School of Communication

Photo Album Renovating its main building, the Annenberg School had fourteen custom-constructed...

University of Vermont

Photo Album Refreshing two dormitories, the University of Vermont asked for IRN’s assistance in...

Boston University

Photo Album This BU project filled more than a dozen shipping containers over four days in May...

Columbia University

Photo Album ColumbiaUniversity is a regular user of IRN’s Surplus Program.  In May 2012...

Catholic University of America

Photo Album Over three days, IRN and a crew from Complete Moving Systems filled six shipping...

E-Waste Disposal Around the World

Photo Album Why we do what we do.  This slide show depicts what happens to our used electronic...

Howard University

Photo Album From August 1 to 3 IRN and Olympia Moving filled nine shipping containers for...

Tahanto Regional Middle/High School

Photo Album In January, 2013, the Berlin-Boylston Regional School District (Mass.) contributed over...

Deerfield Academy

Photo Album Deerfield has used IRN services for school furnishings, attic clean outs, fixed assets...

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

 Photo Album 2013 was the University of Illinois’ first year working with IRN, but their leadership...

University of Central Missouri

Photo Album UCM has used IRN’s Surplus Program since 2010.  In June 2013 UCM passed a major...

Sheraton Boston Hotel

Photo Album IRN filled two shipping containers with more than 600 pieces of stored surplus from the...

Westfield State University

Photo Album Westfield State and the Massachusetts State College Building Authority have been...

Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

Photo Album This project recovered more than 80 tons of surplus over five phases, including patient...

American University Tenley Campus

Photo Album IRN worked with the Whiting-Turner Contracting Company at AmericanUniversity’s Tenley...

Why Reuse Matters: After

Photo Album Why does reuse matter? Here are some of the same schools and communities, with IRN...

Why Reuse Matters: Before

Photo Album Why does reuse matter? Here are some photos of schools and communities before IRN...

Art Institute of Philadelphia

Photo Album This was a big crazy project with Graebel and CBRE.  Seventeen floors...

Thank You!!  To All of You Who Have Made a Difference in So Many Livess

Photo Album From all of us at IRN, to all of you we have had enjoyed working with in 2014...

Making a Difference, in the U.S. and Around the World

Photo Album We never receive as much feedback or see as many photos as we’d like to of IRN...

IRN’s Year in Photos – A Selection

Photo Album Photos, photos, photos.  Here’s a selection of project snapshots from 2015...

Making a Difference

The photos below show furnishings from a selection of IRN projects in 2013, including projects...

Press

The Reuse Network Celebrates Completing Over 2,000 Global Reuse Projects

PRESS RELEASE Newsfile Oct. 2, 2023, 09:31 AM IRN: The Reuse Network marks a significant milestone...

The Reuse Network Reduces Waste, Gets Furniture to Those in Need

November 3, 2023, Yahoo! Finance Concord, NH Summary: Disposing of furniture before the end of its...

Going Green at Salem State (Salem, Mass., Gazette)

By Leslie Griffin Mar 16, 2007 Working with the Institution Recycling Network (IRN), Salem State...

Reuse For a Cause (Today’s Facility Manager)

By Anne Vazquez Today’s Facility Manager, October 2008 Throughout the United States and the rest of...

Avoiding the Landfill: Contributor Walt Munroe Addresses Reuse as a Disposal Strategies for Surplus Furniture (Today’s Facility Manager)

By Walt Munroe (c) Today’s Facility Manager, June 2009 One of the universal problems faced by...

Recycling Group Gets to Work to Help Haiti Earthquake Relief (Concord (NH) Monitor)

The Concord Monitor (Concord, NH), January 25, 2010 By AMY AUGUSTINE, Monitor staff...

Lahey Clinic Cafeteria is Destined for Haiti Earthquake Relief

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Mark Lennon, IRN, 603.229.1962 / mlennon@ir-network.com From...

Boston University Aids Tornado-Ravaged Joplin, Missouri: Provides Mattresses, Microfridges For Homeless (BU Today)

BU Today, 6/3/2011, by Leslie Friday http://www.bu.edu/today/2011/bu-aids-tornado-ravaged-joplin-mo/...

IRN Passes 30 Million Pounds Sent to U.S. And Worldwide Relief and Development

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mark Lennon, mlennon@ir-network.com / (603) 229-1962 Furniture...

Boston University Surplus Property Provided to Charities (Sustainability @ BU)

On April 17th Boston University celebrated the more than 1.5 million pounds of surplus...

Stemmler Classroom Fixtures Go Back to School in Nicaragua (Univ. of Pennsylvania School of Medicine)

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine E-News, April 2012 Thanks to Penn Space...

Put to Good Reuse: Concord Firm Helps Bring Furnishings to Latin, Caribbean Poor (New Hampshire Business Review)

New Hampshire Business Review, October 4, 2012 The old adage that one person’s trash is another...

School Furniture Heads to Jamaica (Worcester Telegram, 2013-01-24)

Tahanto Donates Before Demolition The Worcester TelegramThursday, January 24, 2013 By Ken Cleveland...

IRN Provides More Than 5.1 Million Pounds of Furniture and Equipment to Charity Through August

PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Mark LennonThe Institution Recycling...

IRN Provides 6.4 Million Pounds of Furniture &Amp; Equipment to Charity in 2013 (Today’s Facility Manager)

By Heidi Schwartz | Today’s Facility Manager | January 14, 2014 “Every organization in...

Surplus Asset Management: Saving Waste and Dollars (Sustainability@ BU)

BU generates surplus regularly, whether it is classroom furniture from a renovation, a few desks and...

Greenfield High School Provides Surplus School Furniture to Zambia

By KATHLEEN McKIERNAN, The Recorder, Greenfield, Mass. Thursday, July 31, 2014 The excess...

Concord Recycling Network Turns Trash into Treasure

Business NH Magazine, Manchester, NH. Friday, March 4, 2016 In 2015, IRN –The...

Partnership Between Salesian Missions and Institution Recycling Network Benefits 560 Vulnerable Youth at Educational Programs in the Ivory Coast

NEW ROCHELLE, NY (PRWEB) APRIL 14, 2016 Salesian programs in Abidjan, the economic capital of the...

Staples Business Advantage Announces Furniture Recycling Initiatives to Celebrate Earth Week

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (BUSINESS WIRE) Apr. 19, 2016 In an effort to help businesses be more...

Donation Brings 1,000 Smiles to Students in Liberia (Salesian Magazine)

Salesian Magazine, Summer/Fall 2014, pp 27-28 Liberia is one of the poorest countries in the...

Concord Company Finds Use for Old SNHU Furniture in Somalia, Armenia

Concord Monitor, Monday, May 15, 2017 By NICK REID, Monitor staff Enough furniture to fill 11...

Charitable Reuse: A Four-Win Solution

Education Market Association essentials, Summer 2017 Copyright (c) 2017 by the Education Market...
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