10 Jul '18, 1pm

Edible, plastic-free packaging is created with fermentation, like kombucha (Video)

Edible, plastic-free packaging is created with fermentation, like kombucha (Video)

The virtues of going plastic-free are well-known, with a growing number of governments , supermarkets and ordinary people adopting plastic-free alternatives, including developing new kinds of packaging altogether. Looking to create compostable packaging with natural materials, Polish designer Roza Janusz has developed Scoby, which is grown through the same fermentation process that eventually creates kombucha, a fizzy, fermented tea drink that has quite a few health benefits . SCOBY: living packages by roza janusz from roza rutkowska on Vimeo . © Roza Janusz © Roza Janusz Using a symbiotic "mother" culture of bacteria and yeast (acronym SCOBY -- hence the project's name), these pieces of biodegradable and edible packaging can be used to store dry and semi-dry foods like seeds, nuts, herbs and salad. By wrapping foods in Scoby, it prolongs the time food can be stored, while...

Full article: https://www.treehugger.com/sustainable-product-design/sco...

Tweets

Are you participating in #PlasticFreeJuly?

Are you participating in #PlasticFreeJuly?

surfrider.org 11 Jul '18, 2am

Summer is here and so is #plasticfreejuly where all across the world businesses, governments, and everyday people will loo...

The risks of single use plastic alternatives

The risks of single use plastic alternatives

treehugger.com 10 Jul '18, 11am

As the war on plastic heats up , both users of convenient disposables and suppliers of plastic products are looking for al...

Sustainable packaging and ingredients under the...

foodnavigator-asia.com 11 Jul '18, 11am

The summit, ​ on September 4 and 5, opens with a discussion of some of the pressing sustainability issues facing the Asian...

Celebrate #PlasticFreeJuly with 20% off our #plasticfree beauty range

Celebrate #PlasticFreeJuly with 20% off our #pl...

naturalcollection.com 20 Jul '18, 7am

Discover how organic and natural skincare, fragrant spa and pampering products and organic cosmetics can bring out the bes...

Meghan forgets to remove plastic from new bag ahead of Ireland tour

Meghan forgets to remove plastic from new bag a...

dailymail.co.uk 11 Jul '18, 8am

The Duchess of Sussex nailed a chic look as she touched down in Dublin with her husband Prince Harry. Like any true fashio...

This @MFDOOM-assisted @weareyota video for “Drop the Bomb” is absolutely nuts. Watch here: https://t.co/Od5MrFiezP

This @MFDOOM-assisted @weareyota video for “Dro...

highsnobiety.com 10 Jul '18, 2pm

“It feels like we are currently living in a new era of nuclear uncertainty, a modern day cold war, the anxiety and tension...

Get 15% off all preorder styles NOW using code ...

chineselaundry.com 11 Jul '18, 12am

Your browser's Javascript functionality is turned off. Please turn it on so that you can experience the full capabilities ...

A free intro to #salsa lesson is offered in #Ca...

ht.ly 13 Jul '18, 12pm

@UKDancedotEvent created this 2 months ago using Hootsuite

$50 Bitcoin Giveaway! To Enter: - -Like this vi...

youtube.com 10 Jul '18, 6pm

https://datdrop.com/p/juicyfruityyy giveaway: https://twitter.com/JuicyFruityyy/sta... Lets try hit 500 Likes! ► S̲u̲b̲s̲c...

I added a video to a YouTube playlist

youtube.com 17 Jul '18, 9pm

$100 FREE BITCOIN GIVEAWAY

Left Brain Is Rooftop Coolin' In New "Based Fre...

hypebeast.com 12 Jul '18, 8pm

Following last year’s “Tisk” track with MellowHype and work on Domo Genesis’ Red Corolla project , rapper Left Brain has s...