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Awesome New Invention Allows You To Bake Edible Spoons To Reduce Plastic Waste

A neat invention allows you to bake a set of four flavoured spoons in just three to four minutes.  What a great idea for big hotels.  

Image Credit - Edible Spoons

Image Credit - Edible Spoons

Because it’s so easy to use single-waste plastic, such as cutlery, plates, and cups, one rarely thinks twice before tossing the materials into the trash. It’s because of this, however, that the world is becoming increasingly burdened by plastic pollution.

According to statistics compiled by The World Counts, humanity’s wasteful habits are already wreaking havoc on the environment. In the North Pacific Ocean, for example, there is 6x more plastic debris than plankton. Additionally, 90% of the trash that floats in the oceans is made up of plastic (equating to 46,000 pieces per square mile). As materials composed of plastic slowly break down, they release toxins into the environment. The trash is also oftentimes ingested by animals and in some cases, traps innocent creatures such as turtles and fish.

It’s because of this that every individual needs to do their part for future generations and wildlife by ending their reliance on plastic materials. Fortunately, there is an ingenious and delicious solution for peoples’ dependance on disposable cutlery: edible spoons!

The concept, which was initially introduced in India, led to the invention of a tool called the Edible Spoon Maker. According to the company’s website, the Edible Spoon Maker allows one to eat their food with an eco-friendly utensil and eat it, too! Designed by Anatoliy Omelchenko, cooks can use the Edible Spoon Maker to bake crispy and evenly browned spoons from a variety of homemade (or store-bought) doughs. The best part? The process to create a spoon takes only three to four minutes and produces a set of four!

The Edible Spoon removes the need for plastic disposable spoons, which are not bio-degradable

It takes its place by being 100% natural. It is 100% bio-degradable.

And its 100% edible. And its healthy.

Updates on when this gizmo will be available have yet to be released as its patent is still pending.

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