One Earth Starch, a local manufacturing company, is replacing styrofoam packaging with vegetable starch packaging. Tour local factory and get a look at the future. "Starch packs" (packaging popcorn) is the competitively priced and has similar performance to styrofoam. But "starch parks" are is water soluble. Styrofoam takes over 400 years to break down in seawater. Vegetable starch take a few minutes to completely dissolve. FREE Tour: 509-869-2648
Shall we invite more people and make it a party! We can use the opportunity to hold an Environmental Community Party. My warehouse is large enough for a band, dancing, potluck and I also have an Orbitron. If you come in appropriate apparel you can take a ride. Shall we meet and make a plan?