15 Feb '15, 2pm

A Simple Way to Turn Waste Into Food

A Simple Way to Turn Waste Into Food

Here at Care2, progressive brands mean so much to our mission. Companies and consumers have the power to benefit the environment and our health. We got in touch with Back To The Roots , a company with two unique products: recycled coffee grounds that grow mushrooms and a self-cleaning fish tank that grows greens. Back to the Roots’ vision is to create and promote food made in kitchens, not a lab, and reconnect families back to real food . ”Our [research and development] team isn’t biochemists and food scientists — it’s our grandparents!” says co-founder Nikhil Arora. “We think there’s a powerful movement that’s just starting up around simplicity and un-doing.” Fortunately, the side effects of eating more simple whole foods are increased health and longevity. And growing our own produce contributes to a positive and healthy connection to food. BTR’s Mushroom Farm allows con...

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