You know you’re a packaging engineer if...

Do you cringe when you hear someone say cardboard? Or have an irresistible urge to scold a person when you see them rip open a package in a way that ruins the reclosable feature? Does it take you forever to shop in a store because you’re looking at products you’d never use just because they have interesting packaging? Face it. You’re a packaging engineer.

Take heart, though. You are in good company. Here are some entertaining answers our Packaging Digest audience submitted when we asked them how they would finish the sentence “You know you’re a packaging engineer if…” Click the "View Gallery" button above, at the bottom right of the image.

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