IKEA eyes mushroom packaging to replace nasty polystyrene

March 2, 2016 by  
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Polystyrene is out and mushrooms are in. IKEA recently announced they will be moving away from the foam and are looking at a more sustainable option made from mushroom fibers. Designed by New York company Ecovative , Mushroom® Packaging is made using mycelium, which functions similar to the roots of a plant. Mycelium fastens the fungus to the ground and absorbs nutrients. Read the rest of IKEA eyes mushroom packaging to replace nasty polystyrene

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Wind tower amplifies the howls and whistles of the coastal breeze

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LIFE BOX – Brilliant, Seed-Sprouting Cardboard Packaging!

July 3, 2010 by  
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If you ever engage in online shopping (or even if you don’t), you probably recognize how ubiquitous and space-cluttering cardboard packaging is. But what if every cardboard box you got from Amazon came embedded with tiny seeds – so that you could plant your cardboard boxes in your backyard and sprout some CO2 sucking greenery? How awesome would that be

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