Monthly Archives: April 2017

Infrired

April 24, 2017

Mindless consumption creates empty shelves. Empty shelves result “sold-outs”. Sold-out generates curiosity and pre-booking. Pre-booking demands supply. More production creates an illusion of need and necessity. Need gives birth to innovation.

Necessity Mindless consumerism is the mother of invention.

Earth Day really?

Travel light they sell.

Travel toothpaste

Travel soap

Travel shampoo bottle

Travel body lotion

Toilet rolls

Special Instructions: At the destiny please make sure each person gets their own

Expired? Throw in the bin

 

Cafe delight

White sugar

Brown sugar

Honey sachet

Tea bags with sachets

Disposable cups

Tissue to wipe off the tiny two breadcrumbs

Make own tea at home? Don’t know how

Make your coffee at cafe? Gladly show me now

Expired? Throw in the bin

 

Pizza anyone?

Chilli flakes sachets

Herbs sachets

No don’t need. I have

It’s not need, it’s free. Take it they say

Excess? Throw in the bin

 

Grocery so tidy and clean

5 gms

10 gms

50 gms

100 gms

500 gms

1 kg

Buy from wholesalers? -No. Too many steel containers needed to store.

So many plastic wrappers?- Recycle can’t they?

Energy consumption for recyclying? -Huh matters that much? Shrug away

Too much grocery? Throw in the bin

 

Testers

Samples

Free samples

Plastic boxes

Take aways

Tissue paper

More please?

One for myself

One for my best friend

One for my family and

One for the road

Too much of everything? Just throw in the goddamn bin

This, the deadly world of disposables and single serve packets we have built for ourselves. Oh so neat and convenient.

The Earth be damned. After all we won’t live forever! And scoff…