New food packaging made from seaweed instead of plastic

Signal of change / New food packaging made from seaweed instead of plastic

By Dorothy Ng / 10 Oct 2017

Instead Of Throwing Out This Plastic Wrapper, You Eat It

If you buy a Belgian waffle at a food festival this weekend in Ubud, Bali, you'll be able to eat the wrapper it comes in. A waffle vendor is one of the early customers testing new food packaging made from seaweed instead of plastic: The wrapper is nutritious if it's eaten, and if it ends up as litter, it naturally biodegrades.

 

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This signal of change was also spotted by Ariel Muller.



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