While we all love our vinyl, the format is notoriously environmentally unfriendly. Not only is polyvinyl chloride a fossil fuel byproduct, it’s a plastic that takes eons to decompose. No wonder there are a couple of companies out there trying to create biodegradable vinyl.
Toronto’s Justin Pape wants to take things a step further. He’s been experiment with making vinyl-like records that you can also eat. Behold the first attempts at the biodegradable and edible record.