Are Mushrooms the New Black?


I love mushrooms but I never thought they’d replace styrofoam.

hmmm…packing materials, pipe insulation, rigid thermal insulation, road insulation….




Are Mushrooms the New Plastic?: Eben Bayer on

Product designer Eben Bayer reveals his recipe for a new, fungus based packaging material that protects fragile stuff like furniture, plasma screens and the environment. (Recorded on TEDGlobal, July 2010 in Oxford, England. Duration 9:05)

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