This Edible Blob Could Solve the World’s Water Bottle Problem

Ooho sustainable water container

Though people constantly drink their water from disposable plastic bottles, only 20% of those bottles are recycled. This leaves an enormous amount of unnecessary waste in our landfills and oceans.

To combat this issue, a team of three industrial design students in London reconceptualized what a water container could be by creating the Ooho. Shaped like a transparent blob, the Ooho is an edible, hygienic, biodegradable and portable container for water that won’t pollute the environment.

Learn more about how the Ooho is made here.

Image and video by Co.Exist

Lauren Mobertz

By Lauren Mobertz

Lauren is the former managing editor for DashBurst. One part geek, one part urban nomad, she is constantly scouting for the latest tech and world news. In the evenings you'll find Lauren running in strange places or attempting to dance salsa.