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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP21 Aug 2016 3:39 p.m. PST

"At the grocery store, most foods -- meats, breads, cheeses, snacks -- come wrapped in plastic packaging. Not only does this create a lot of non-recyclable, non-biodegradable waste, but thin plastic films are not great at preventing spoilage. And some plastics are suspected of leaching potentially harmful compounds into food. To address these issues, scientists are now developing a packaging film made of milk proteins -- and it is even edible…"
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Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP21 Aug 2016 4:17 p.m. PST

Edible schmedible.
I ain't eating the packaging. It gets dirty.
More pie in the sky "research". Those wiser than us invent things we don't want and get indignant when we reject it.

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