Analyses | Environment and energy | 2019-01-14 | Sing Tao

Is second-hand market the way out for overconsumed items?

Overconsumption leads to a waste of money and resources. Nowadays, there are lots of second-hand platforms where consumers could buy and sell used items. Is it a sustainable way to manage second-hand items or just intensifying consumption?

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