Ikea Is Replacing Styrofoam Packaging With Compostable Mushroom-Foam

Ikea is known for its practical furniture and innovative design ideas, but now it is also trying to become more aware of its carbon footprint and environmental impact. The company decided to gradually shift towards an eco-friendlier packaging made from a mushroom-based, and biodegradable ...

Plates out of fresh green leaves

The plates were designed to reduce plastic waste. They are stitched together with fibres from palm leaves and can disintegrate within 28 days in compost.  German company, Leaf Republic, makes disposable tableware which is completely renewable and biodegradable. What do you think? ...

Grow Your Own Tiny Garden Using Plantable Pencils

Don’t you just hate it when all that it’s left of your favorite pencils are some tiny stubs? You really can’t do anything useful with them, right? Wrong! Instead of throwing out those seemingly useless pencil stubs, some inventive MIT students created the perfect ...

How to Create Newspaper Pots for Seed-Starting

Do you wish to grow your own garden? If costs of materials are stopping you fulfill this desire, learn that you can save some money on alternative pots and do good to the environment in the process! We present to you the newspaper pots for seed starting. This clever little technique ...
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