IKEA is launching a whole range of "no waste" products made from recycled materials
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.
IKEA eyes mushroom packaging to replace nasty polystyrene
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