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Asians Eat Cellophane

And they can’t get enough of it.  Since cellophane is the go-to material for food packaging, Asians are reducing the amount of waste inherent in processed food items in this way.  Bizarre, but refreshingly sustainable.

candy in cellophane

Why waste time opening the bag when you can eat right through it? Image from Foodcollection.

If only.

Chinese, Korean, and a whole host of Asian eaters happily consume what Westerners have rather appropriately named, cellophane noodles.  Continue reading


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