|Every day a million people use Blocket - one million environmental heroes. A purchase on Blocket contributes to sustainability. Every second hand item sold means one less to manifacture and one less for waste disposal. 8 out of 10 Swedes buy and sell second hand helping to cut emissions equivalent to 1,6 million tonnes of carbon dioxid.|
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Dokument • 2014-04-01 08:00 CEST
In 2013, Blocket - Sweden's largest marketplace - presented a study which, for the first time, gave a picture of how significant the environmental benefits of secondhand retail are. Together with IVL, the Swedish Environmental Research Institute, Blocket calculated the amount of emissions avoided when secondhand trade slows new product production, transportation and incineration of waste.