Plastics Made From Fungus
Eben Bayer Keynotes - The Eben Bayer keynotes examine the resourceful potential that organic entities have. In particular,...
Eben Bayer explains how mushrooms serve as the earth's most effective recycling system. Bayer discovered that a small component of mushrooms known as mycelium, is actually self-assembling and can be used to grow materials with the same properties as plastics. He and his team of researchers have pioneered this part of the mushroom to be used as glue to mold things together such as furniture and electronics. Eben Bayer's speech is informative and inspiring, demonstrating the steps being taken to develop a sustainable planet.