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3M Reinvents Bubble Wrap, Promises To Reduce Shipping Materials By Half

3M Reinvents Bubble Wrap, Promises To Reduce Shipping Materials By Half

Despite repeatedly being called out for the practice, online stores like Amazon are still occasionally getting caught shipping tiny items in comically oversized boxes. It’s wasteful, it reduces the amount of cargo a truck can carry, and it inspired 3M to redesign bubble wrap to greatly reduce the packaging needed…