The Future Of... Packaging Summary: Packing material is no friend to the environment. It takes significant energy to produce and often ends up in the landfill after a single use. ZDNet correspondent Sumi Das looks at some greener options. July 23, 2010 -- 11:38 GMT (04:38 PDT) Loading... Please wait. Topic: Tech Industry Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.