There’s a big market for sterility now. When you visit somewhere sterile, like a laboratory, or a serious medical ward, or somewhere that assembles electronic components, you can’t get in wearing your regular clothes from outside. The socks with the garbage can are part of the standard sterile pack. You’re supposed to throw them away after you leave, but who’s going to throw away a perfectly good pair of socks?
- Cotton rib knit socks
- Made in Japan