RECYCLING: Vegetable Waste Materials.

24. August 2021 | Waste, Material | via


Food packaging made from lettuce. (Credit: Feltwood)

Spanish startup Feltwood develops technologies to produce ecological industrial materials made from 100% vegetable fibers by using agricultural waste products. Feltwood aims to reduce plastic pollution by creating materials that have excellent technical characteristics and are free of adhesives and binders. Their product range includes anything from polystyrene-like anti-impact material to wood-like high resistance material to moldable food packaging material. All Feltwood materials are fully biodegradable, recyclable and compostable.