Could mushrooms replace polystyrene?
LIFESTYLE | November 13, 2014

Could mushrooms replace polystyrene?

"Welcome to the Mushroom Age" - that's the big claim on manufacturer Ecovative's website. And as far as we're concerned they're allowed to make big claims, considering they've discovered a viable natural alternative to horribly polluting polystyrene packaging! 

Check out this short video for the full story. Warning: The man voicing this video says 'compost' in a way that may sound disturbing to British ears! If you can get past this, the look inside their state-of-the-art factory is fascinating...

What do you think? Would you like to see British manufacturers kicking the polystyrene habit in favour of Ecovative's mushroom packaging?

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