By  on November 21, 2019

MILAN — There’s already one company that has accepted Gucci’s CEO Carbon Neutral Challenge: The RealReal is pledging to be fully carbon neutral in 2021, in response to Gucci president and chief executive officer Marco Bizzarri’s call to action on Tuesday. 

“Marco Bizzarri’s challenge to execute more radical and immediate change inspired us to respond with greater urgency and turn up the dial on the commitment we made with UN Climate Change’s Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action [UNFCCC],” said Julie Wainwright, founder and ceo of the luxury consignment company. “Between the conversations had at this year’s Copenhagen Fashion Summit to the important work of activists like Greta Thunberg, it’s clear that we must do more and do it faster.”

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