The Era Of Impenetrable Plastic Packaging Is Coming To An End

Plastic packaging has fueled many birthday party rants and standup comedy routines, but soon it may be much harder to come by. While environmentalists have been pushing to get rid of wasteful "clamshell" packaging for years, companies are finally starting to phase it out — because it's costing them money. »6/03/11 11:17am6/03/11 11:17am