A biotech company is making vegan bacon, leather, and a Styrofoam-like packaging out of lab-grown mushrooms

Ecovative Design uses mycelium, the root structures of mushrooms, as the building blocks for eco-friendly products. Mushroom-based products are easier on the environment compared to traditional alternatives, and could help reduce plastic and agricultural waste.

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