This month we’ve hit a fantastic milestone in the Preloved community! We’re proud to announce we’ve reached 8 million members! That’s an incredible 8 million people for you to sell your items to, and to buy from!
And to mark this very special occasion, we’ve put together 8 facts about our new favourite number.
- 8 million tonnes of plastic waste enters the world’s oceans every year. Check out our tips on how to reduce your plastic waste.
- 8 million IVF babies have been born in the 40 years since the first, Louise Brown, was born in Oldham, in 1978
- Last year saw 8 million used cars sold in the U.K., compared to 2.5 million new vehicles. In the market for some new wheels? Take a look at the used cars on Preloved.
- 8 million people living in the UK have been diagnosed with asthma.
- £8 million has been committed by the National Lottery to Eden Project to help strengthen communities.
- Did you know that 8 million Brits shower just once a week.
- 8 million work-age adults in the UK live in poverty.
- The population of London is, yes, you guessed it, 8 million.
Fancy joining the Preloved community? There’s no joining fee, no selling fees, no commissions to pay on sold items…. what could be simpler.