Notes on life, art, photography and technology, by a Danish dropout bohemian.
You may be a cunning linguist, but I'm a master debater. (Austin Powers)
Thursday, March 11, 2010
Made in Taiwan
Does anybody know why so many, many products always have the country of origin stamped on them? I mean, if somebody were to ask me which single datum would be most useful to stamp on everything, I doubt "country" would be in the top ten.
Dibutil Ftalat said:
This is required by international trade treaties.
Ah, there you are. I have a feeling there had to be something like that behind something so universal.