The RealReal publishes the first-ever scientific measurement of the impact of second hand for these luxury items put into circulation, in addition to ready-to-wear.
The RealReal, the largest online marketplace for second-hand luxury goods unveils the expansion of its sustainability calculator, a first-of-its-kind tool developed and launched in 2018 to quantify the impact of resale. It was originally designed to measure greenhouse gas emission savings and water footprint reduction through clothing re-sale. After a year of research and collaboration with environmental experts and consultants, The RealReal’s sustainability calculator also quantifies the positive impact of keeping handbags, fine jewelry and watches in circulation.
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