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Subject: Packaging question
Date Posted: 10/26/2008 11:50 PM ET
Member Since: 11/21/2007
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I do not know if this has been asked before. I have a semi-oversize book I would like to mail. I have a box I can ship it in, but it is a bit too big. My question:  Can I fill up space with packaging peanuts (styrofoam) and still send the book media mail?

Date Posted: 10/27/2008 12:06 AM ET
Member Since: 2/23/2008
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Yes, you can pack other things around it to fill in the space and it's fine to send Media Mail.  I use plastic grocery bags when I have a box like that - it makes nice extra cushioning too!