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    Here's Which Bags Of Chips Actually Have The Least Air (And The Most Chips)

    These are the answers we need and deserve.

    It's probably happened to you: You eagerly open up a bag of chips, only to be greeted by a huge pocket of air and seven sad chips tumbling at the bottom.

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    Well, cry no more fam, because someone finally found out which bags of chips have the best and worst chip-to-air ratio.

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    It's the transparency we all need and deserve in 2018.


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    The results are detailed in an infographic produced by Kitchen Cabinet Kings. They map out which brands give you the best bang for your buck*. (*Assuming that most of these bags are equally priced.)

    The top three bags filled with the most chips? Fritos, Pringles, and Tostitos.

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    Essential info to keep in mind for your next BBQ.

    Oh, and the *least* filled bags? Cheetos, Ruffles, and Pita Chips.

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    Raise your hand if your favorite is one of these three. 🙊

    The company landed at those numbers by using the water displacement method, in which the bags or cans were submerged in water to calculate the total space in the containers.


    They then calculated the volume taken up by the foods in the containers themselves, and subtracted it from the first number, to land at their final "air per bag" percentage. Read more about their methodology here.

    According to the report, the air isn't completely useless — it's actually nitrogen, a safe gas that preserves the product's freshness and protects it from all the handling it goes through during shipping.

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    Though, on the other hand, some companies have come under fire for crossing the "deceptive" chip line.

    For more, check out the full report here.