Beyond the sea: the many second-lives of seaweed

Beyond the sea: the many second-lives of seaweed

From the coasts of England to the shores of Japan, seaweed is used as an ingredient in everything from culinary dishes to skincare serums, to food delivery containers and dining room chairs.  Those hunks of tangled algae lying along your local beach might look unassuming, but they’re shoring up to be the substance of the future. When ingested or applied to skin, seaweed can improve gut health, heighten energy levels, and act as an anti-aging and anti-inflammatory agent. Moreover, it’s malleable physical...

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