Edible Food Packaging Could Replace Plastic Waste

It may sound like science fiction, but one day you might be eating those single-serve containers that hold your yogurt, cookies, and other treats. Why? About a third of all household waste is food packaging and containers, designed to be used just once and discarded. We’re suffocating our planet with plastic waste that never really breaks down! In this report from the Grist, learn more about a type of edible packaging called WikiCells that could let you have your bottle–and eat it, too.