15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

Currently, many companies are making efforts to reduce the use of plastic and other packaging materials that are harmful to the environment. Even so, there is a long way to go and, unfortunately, there are many companies that still abuse when it comes to packaging products.

The r/EgregiousPackaging subreddit is a space where users can share photos of packaging that is truly offensive due to excessive use of plastic or excessive size. Here we have compiled 15 packages that will leave you thinking “why?”.

1. Zero consistency

I ordered biodegradable bamboo toothbrushes from an organic store and they arrived wrapped in plastic, 100 percent non-biodegradable.

-u/jazz_man

2. Don’t break the can!

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

Soda cans are very fragile.

–u/cheeseball359

3. When you get it out, it will be too late

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

A matrioshka of pills.

-u/Bertram_Chillfoyle

4. Minimalism has come a long way

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

A package for disk… no disk inside.

-u/UCantHaveNEPudding

5. And environmental awareness?

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

I love that my sponges made from recycled and completely biodegradable materials have been wrapped in plastic.

-u/l1ttle_m0nst3r

6. Are you serious?!

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

I ordered five nail varnishes from Amazon.

-u/22trenchcoats

7. They got a little over the top…

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

My friend bought some earrings. Just a pair of earrings.

-u/UCantHaveNEPudding

8. To protect the tangerine

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

The Chipotle Fruit Cup.

-u/snackassassins

9. We really abuse plastic

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

Individually wrapped vegetables in a supermarket in Vietnam.

-u/Spencerzone

10. Pure Waste

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

I bought four cans of soda.

11. It is not so difficult to cut an avocado…

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

Avocados peeled and packed with plastic.

-u/averhaegen

12. Put at least two slices…

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

Individually packed slices of bread.

-u/boci7

13. It’s a scam

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

A super small amount of eyeliner in the plastic container.

-u/l1ttle_m0nst3r

14. There is more air than chocolate

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

Air chocolate.

-u/Ima_Funt_Case

15. Not even mangoes are safe

15 Excessive and unnecessary packaging that will drive you crazy

For the love of God…

-u/TheBlueJacket1