Can you make an edible record? Turns out you can.

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.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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