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Ari Jónsson uses algae to create biodegradable water bottles

Now this is a genuinely biodegradable water bottle.“It started as a homework assignment for a college class, but the biodegradable, algae-based container product design student Ari Jónsson.

algae, Algae, Karlijn Sibbel, rotational molding, controling growth, growing products, Industry by Nature, industry by nature

algae, Algae, Karlijn Sibbel, rotational molding, controling growth, growing products, Industry by Nature, industry by nature

Ellen Rykkelid. Cellulose Cellphonecover: 'Dried bacterial cellulose has the strength, flexibility and structure as leather, and it will get a worn patina when used'

Cellulose Cellphonecover: 'Dried bacterial cellulose has the strength, flexibility and structure as leather, and it will get a worn patina when used'

Ellen Rykkelid: Growing products

Cellulose Cellphonecover [[MORE]]Dried bacterial cellulose has the strength, flexibility and structure as leather, and it will get a worn patina when used.

Ellen Rykkelid: 'Cellulose grown on beetroot'

Growing experimentation [[MORE]]I started growing cellulose using this recipe from biocouture, but wanted to see if the culture was able to grow on other medium than sweetened tea.

Ellen Rykkelid: 'How to easily grow bacterial cellulose'

How to easily grow bacterial cellulose [[MORE]]Here is how I prefer growing bacterial cellulose. The recipe is based on a cc-licensed recipe from biocouture, but I have done several modifications.

Ellen Rykkelid: 'Potato Packaging - discovered how easy it was growing on various kinds of waste like peel or overripe goods from fruit or vegetables, and even the plant itself'

Ellen Rykkelid: 'Potato Packaging - discovered how easy it was growing on various kinds of waste like peel or overripe goods from fruit or vegetables, and even the plant itself'

Hagfish slime contains protein threads that can be isolated, harvested, cultured and woven to create fabric that’s as strong as nylon or plastic. More efficient than silk from silkworms, and more sustainable than artificial fibers like polyester.

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