Kombucha Slime Is an Edible Solution to the World’s Plastic Problem

Produce can be wrapped in biodegradable ‘Scoby’ sheets, then tossed or eaten

Photos courtesy of Rosa Janusz/MakeGrowLab
Scoby packaging can be used to wrap dry and semi-dry food. It takes on the flavor of whatever it is used to wrap.

Scoby packaging material is neither plastic nor bioplastic, it’s pure cellulose.

Janusz hopes farms will begin producing their own Scoby packaging, helping eliminate agricultural waste and reducing transmissions from transportation.

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