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Policy for weeding and discarding stock

Posted By Lisa Bryden, 16 January 2020
Hello I work in a secondary school and I'm just writing to enquire if anyone has a policy for weeding and discarding stock that you would be happy to share with me. My email address is: Thank you in advance for your help.

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Lynn M. Bauman-Milner says...
Posted 22 January 2020
Hi, Lisa. I developed a disposal policy for my first school, as none was in place. I'll try to dig it out from my files and you can use that to give you a starting point. I'm currently trying to find alternative routes for disposing of books - rather than give them to local charities who collect without quibble, I'm hoping to find a reliable reseller/recycler that can recoup some of the investment in these books. I'd love to collaborate, as I'm located in Wakefield. I'll drop you an email today. Many thanks!
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Antonia T. Robinson says...
Posted 30 January 2020
Hi Lynn -- I would be really grateful if I could have a look at your disposal policy. My email address is 
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Rosamund A. Sykes says...
Posted 04 February 2020
Hi Lynn, Have you tried Better World Books  There are other companies out there that do similar things, but this is one I've used before.
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Lynn M. Bauman-Milner says...
Posted 05 February 2020
Hi, Rosamund. Better World Books was one that I was looking at, but it's so difficult to make an informed decision when you don't know which ones are trustworthy. I'll have another look at them. Thank you!
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