Packaging Excess (October 2006)
A little item gets a lot of packaging.
Except as otherwise noted, this presentation and its contents are by A. Richard Miller and are copyrighted 2006 by Miller Microcomputer Services.

Packaging2 Dick buys a 1GB Secure Digital Card by mail. It's a thumbnail sized card and weighs close to nothing.

Dick buys a 1GB Secure Digital Card by mail. It's a thumbnail sized card and weighs close to nothing.

Packaging4 Then it gets a carrying case.

Then it gets a carrying case.

Packaging5 It and its carrying case go into a blister pack.

It and its carrying case go into a blister pack.

Packaging6 And the blister pack, plus additional air bags...

And the blister pack, plus additional air bags...

Packaging7 ...were shipped in this large cardboard box.

...were shipped in this large cardboard box.

Packaging9 All of that...

All of that...

Packaging1 ...for THIS?

...for THIS?

PurseFromEileen Why couldn't that excessive packaging be USEFUL, like this?
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Video clip of purse packaging (20MB). To play this .MPG file on most video players, click lower right corner of icon to 'Download original image'.

Why couldn't that excessive packaging be USEFUL, like this?
Video clip of purse packaging (20MB). To play this .MPG file on most video players, click lower right corner of icon to 'Download original image'.

DickJillEileenYurong Dick and Jill, the usual suspects, are joined by Eileen and her husband, Yu-Jong.

Dick and Jill, the usual suspects, are joined by Eileen and her husband, Yu-Jong.

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