Sorting Donated Items

Useful tips on safely sorting donated items

Steps to safe sorting

Step 1: Preparation

  • Make sure you have suitable gloves
  • Ensure the sorting table is clear

Step 2: Initial Sort

  • Be careful, don’t thrust your hand into sacks or boxes
  • Empty the contents out onto the table
  • Check the pile for sharp, broken or soiled items
  • If you find any of these items dispose of them carefully by wrapping in newspaper etc.

Step 3: Second Sort

  • Sort the remaining stock as normal
  • Do no overfill rubbish or rag sacks
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