In Germany have created plastic from the salad
Environmental issues continues to push inventors on an all-new alternative to disposable tableware.
In particular, scientists from the University of Hohengasthof use of root chicory salad for the manufacture of utensils.
According to the inventors “plant” plastic can be strong, but it is much easier processed.
As a rule, the root of the lettuce by eating thrown away. But the new technology allows the use of all parts of the plant to good use.
Recall that recently, National Geographic released a t-shirt out of the garbage. – Shirts were produced in collaboration with The North Face. Focused new product for travelers and lovers of street clothes. The garbage made t-shirts, were gathered in parks Yosemite, the great smoky mountains and the Grant Tton. In General, it was about 160,000 lb (72,575 kg) plastic bottles.