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WikiPearl’s Edible Packaging Eliminates Waste


As efforts continue to create sustainable, edible packaging, we are now presented with WikiPearl, one of the more recent packaging endeavors  to use bio-mimicry, which can be defined as drawing from the designs of nature to solve the problems of humans. Having already launched Aeroshot, a company that offers inhale-able coffee and chocolate,  David Edwards, a bio-engineer at Harvard University, has partnered up with renowned designer François Azambourg and biologist Don Ingber to further develop WikiPearl, an idea he conceived whilst in a classroom at Harvard. Inspired by the way biological cells, like those of grapes, transport water, WikiPearl offers… read more