Underwater photography. Sea weed plantation. Zanzibar, Tanzania.

Is Seaweed the Future of Packaging?

We currently live in a world barraged by plastic. Since 2010, scientists estimate 8 million metric tons of plastic have entered our oceans because of human waste. That’s approximately the same weight as 90 aircraft carriers. If we do nothing to counteract this current trend, the rate of plastic in our waterways is on track […]

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 68 - 3D Ocean Farming

3D Ocean Farming

In previous episodes of The Biofriendly Podcast, Noel and Jacob dug their way into the problem of soil erosion and over-farming, but what happens when food cultivation goes underwater? This week we captain our environmental ship into ocean farming waters to learn how to dance the Gracilaria and maybe, just maybe… discover the chocolate of the sea.

The Biofriendly Podcast - Episode 12 - Biodegradable Containment

Biodegradable Containment

The Biofriendly Podcast discovers that it is sound years ahead of the competition as Noel and Jacob talk about “Ooho!,” a crowdfunded biodegradable seaweed based pod that can be used for marathons, music festivals, and to end bar fights forever.