Edible Water Blobs Make For Eco-Friendly Hydration

Take your plastic water bottles and scram.

Image courtesy Skipping Rocks Lab.

If the sight of people guzzling out of their environmentally-unfriendly plastic water bottles—80 percent of which aren’t even recycled—causes a fiery rage to boil in your belly, the clever folks at London’s Skipping Rocks Lab have invented a decidedly green, DIY alternative that still allows for quenching your thirst on the go. Introducing Ooho!, an adorably named, edible blob that houses a handheld serving of water inside its jelly-like, algae-based membrane. In order to hydrate via Ooho!, one must either chomp into the blob and slurp extract the liquid innards or toss it back, casing and all. User’s choice.

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