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Packing Peanuts
« on: April 19, 2010, 10:24:05 PM »
Starch..... ;D

Discussion Please.  (seems repulsive to me, but was in another heading under fav online venders)
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Re: Packing Peanuts
« Reply #1 on: April 19, 2010, 11:27:54 PM »
Interestingly enough there was an insert in my packages from AHBS about the peanuts. Made from starch it says. Biodegradable. Stronger.

http://www.starchtech.com/biodegradable-packing-peanuts.html

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Re: Packing Peanuts
« Reply #2 on: April 20, 2010, 03:41:02 AM »
Someone should email them and ask if their packing peanuts are edible  :D
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Re: Packing Peanuts
« Reply #3 on: April 20, 2010, 04:36:05 AM »
they dissolve in water, it's an easy way to get rid of them

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Re: Packing Peanuts
« Reply #4 on: April 20, 2010, 05:19:37 AM »
I love throwing a few handfuls of them into the women's toilet at work.
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Re: Packing Peanuts
« Reply #5 on: April 20, 2010, 05:27:52 AM »
You can make homemade Napalm with them...ah...childhood.  I remember it well.
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Re: Packing Peanuts
« Reply #6 on: April 20, 2010, 05:56:53 AM »
I love throwing a few handfuls of them into the women's toilet at work.

Ok just what are you doing in the women`s bathroom?  ???

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Re: Packing Peanuts
« Reply #7 on: April 20, 2010, 07:48:52 AM »
Ok just what are you doing in the women`s bathroom?  ???

As the chief engineer, I'm required to make sure all facility systems are working in every location . . .and to throw a few handfuls of bio packing peanuts into the women's toilet to let them slowly slime themselves into a hideous goo with the accompanying screams of horror.
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Re: Packing Peanuts
« Reply #8 on: April 20, 2010, 10:18:44 PM »
Kai,
What kind of beer would you make with this?  A super light colored pils?
add something for body....or some funky color for punked out beer?
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