At Preloved, our buying and selling community is what we care about the most. Here's our advice on exchanging second-hand items safely during the COVID-19 / Coronavirus Outbreak.
Did you know that Brits still throw away 1.6m tonnes of bulky waste and furniture a year? Despite the environmental campaigns and awareness that has grown over the past few years, many people are still unaware of the impact buying new furniture has.
Britain's sewer network is under growing pressure due to the irresponsible actions of the British public. This October we are supporting Unblocktober, an initiative bringing awareness to improve the health of drains, sewers, watercourses and seas.
As more people become aware of the impact of Fast Fashion on the environment, buying second has never been trendier. But what can you do to avoid adding to the woes of Fast Fashion when it comes to our children, who outgrow their clothes quicker than you can say 'waste pollution'?!
As September begins, we start to say good bye to summer and hello to the autumn months! The 'Back to School' itch brings with it the desire to cram our closets full of new styles and cosy knits. Can you kick that habit, and commit to a month of not buying new clothes? That’s what Oxfam, are asking with a new initiative: Second Hand September.
To help you kickstart your waste-free journey, we’ve made a list of five things that you can and should start right now. These actions are simple, achievable and don’t require anything other than your willingness to progress.