????? Why Use paper plates an plastic s etc etc, when u can feed ur leftoverz including ur dishes to ur animals 🙂
An Indian startup has created edible silverware from a mix of rice, wheat and sorghum flour
Bakeys, an Indian-based company that was launched back in 2010, has created the world’s first line of edible cutlery. If not eaten, the cutlery is fully biodegradable within 3 to 5 days or it can be safely consumed by wild animals.This could serve as a delicious and eco-friendly alternative to the disposable plastic cutlery, about 40 billion of which are used and then thrown away every year in the United States alone.
The founder of the startup, Narayana Peesapaty, who is a former researcher from the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), got the idea for creating edible cutlery from the Indian custom of picking food with flatbreads like khakra, a major part of the west-Indian Gujarati cuisine.
For the base of his edible cutlery dough, Peesapaty decided to use…
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