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99 Percent Invisible: Wooden Pallets Carry Environmental Costs Along with Their Loads

Logging, invasive insects are the problem

Consider for a moment the humble wood pallet. It is so ubiquitous that it’s all but invisible. It is so plainly constructed – of raw wood and nails – that most people never give it a second glance. Yet the wood pallet…
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by: Jack Wax – January 10, 2014

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