The primary objective of the Flash Eurobarometer survey "Attitudes of Europeans towards resource efficiency" was to gauge EU citizens‟ perceptions, attitudes and practices concerning resource efficiency, waste management and recycling. In detail, the survey examined, amongst othere was:
Citizens' willingness to buy second-hand products and products that made of recycled materials.
Only 28% of those surveyed in Ireland would buy second hand textiles.
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Especially section 7 - Perceptions about second hand products