The “world’s leading green” architect and co-author of CRADLE TO CRADLE has been working closely with the government of China on developing six new wholly-green cities and on instituting a national “circular economy” with no waste. China may be moving from its position as the world’s worst polluter to a role as a global environmental leader.
Paper or plastic? Neither, say William McDonough and Michael Braungart. Why settle for the least harmful alternative when we could have something that is better–say, edible grocery bags!
At $5.25 per hour, can’t we circle our economy too? Oh. China’s cheaper. I see.
Hoch Fun-Food, the German confectioner that’s refining the art of edible paper, is now marketing it’s latest offering, an edible ‘post-it’ pad, under its Monster brand.