Are Mushrooms the New Black?

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

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

Wondering.

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from Ted.com

Are Mushrooms the New Plastic?: Eben Bayer on TED.com

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)

http://www.ted.com/talks/eben_bayer_are_mushrooms_the_new_plastic.html

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