Organic Sign Grocery Store (Photo credit: ©Keechuan)

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Will Edible Packaging Solve the Plastic Problem?

It's a very real possibility!

August 30, 2018 - 9:53 am

(1THING) — Could edible packaging be the eco-friendly fix for the planet's growing plastic problem?

A number of teams across the globe are working on unique packaging problem. A startup in the UK is making water containers from seaweed to combat the problem.

Stateside, a scientist at Oregon State University is actually developing edible food packaging, as well as edible coating for fruits and vegetables.