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Anti-wireless-communication sleeve that's sent with Green Cards | by Francis Storr
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Anti-wireless-communication sleeve that's sent with Green Cards

"The RFID tag is a microchip that contains data that may be read wirelessly with a reader. This capability was included to allow the card to be read at a distance at border crossings to improve the efficiency of the entry processing. “The RFID capability will allow Customs and Border Protection officers at ports of entry to read the card from a distance and compare it immediately to file data,” according to the news release." (fcw.com/articles/2010/05/13/us-issues-redesigned-rfid-gre...)

 

Eww.

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Taken on March 5, 2011