Results 1 to 7 of 7

Thread: Need a plate stronger than a plantain leaf, but just as biodegradeable?

  1. #1

    Default Need a plate stronger than a plantain leaf, but just as biodegradeable?

    This product could easily and cheaply be made in Nicaragua.

    http://www.verterra.com/shop.php

    [yt]JxyAJcGfkzM[/yt]

    Process of making the plates and other dinnerwear:

  2. #2
    TRN Surgeon General El Doc's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2008
    Location
    La Gran Nada, Departamento Granada
    Posts
    5,638
    Blog Entries
    2

    Default Re: Need a plate stronger than a plantain leaf, but just as biodegradeable?

    Now there's a good idea.
    "Un Estado que no se rigiera según la justicia se reduciría a una gran banda de ladrones." --San Agustín

  3. #3

    Default Re: Need a plate stronger than a plantain leaf, but just as biodegradeable?

    bambú, lo que cae del tronco cuando ya grande de algunos tipos

  4. #4

    Default Re: Need a plate stronger than a plantain leaf, but just as biodegradeable?

    Quote Originally Posted by dorothy View Post
    bambú, lo que cae del tronco cuando ya grande de algunos tipos
    this is what VerTerra says about other products:


  5. #5

    Default Re: Need a plate stronger than a plantain leaf, but just as biodegradeable?

    I was just reading today about disposable utensils that bio degrade in 180 days, they are made out of Corn Starch and Soy Oils!

  6. #6
    Junkyard Dog randude's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    PNW
    Posts
    3,148
    Blog Entries
    7

    Default Re: Need a plate stronger than a plantain leaf, but just as biodegradeable?

    What is wrong with a tortilla? With those you can eat your plate and your fork.
    Survivor

  7. #7
    Para aquí para acá Jonh's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    La Florida
    Posts
    16,356
    Blog Entries
    15

    Default Re: Need a plate stronger than a plantain leaf, but just as biodegradeable?

    I wanted to invent an edible dinner plate and edible drinking cups. It would be like an ice cream cone. For outdoor dining (picnics for instance). Instead of collecting the trash afterward, you eat it.

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Also visit the False Bluff Blog!