Earthshell Packaging

sn_familyshot.jpgAnother leader in packaging innovation is Earthshell. Their products run the gamut from burger containers to paper-like wraps made mostly from limestone and plant starch. They’re also not hiding anything when it comes to their research – that’s called transparency. These guys could take over the fast food packaging market in no time, especially in the presense of tighter regulations.

Nick Aster is a new media architect and the founder of has since grown to become one of the web's leading sources of news and ideas on how business can be used to make the world a better place.

Prior to TriplePundit Nick worked for Mother Jones magazine, successfully re-launching the magazine's online presence. He was instrumental in the creation of, managing the technical side of the publication for 3 years as well as an active consultant for individuals and companies entering the world of micro-publishing. He earned his stripes working for Gawker Media and Moreover Technologies in the early days of blogging.

Nick holds an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio School of Management and graduated with a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis.