Bug Bites: Econom
Nova Scotia, Canada, Balls Creek
Category: Student Challenge
Theme/Year: Food Systems 2016
- Project Overview
Econom is an edible, biodegradable cup incorporating insect flour. Insects are a sustainable, nutrient-rich food. The purpose of Econom is to reduce waste in the quick-service food industry while moving North American society toward a greater acceptance of entomophagy.