Accelerating the Future...
- FINALIST : Food
- Award Year: 2019
- Nominee URL: http://apeelsciences.com
Storage limit has become the major cause of fruit waste.
By e1tending the life of the fruits or vegetables three times more than the usual produce.
By enforcing the e1isting layer of peel using materials found in the peals and leaf in nature.
It seems they have it all sorted
The U.N. estimates that the global cost of food waste is $2.6 trillion per year. Apeel Sciences is trying to reduce that. The Goleta, a California-based company has developed an edible substance which can be applied to the harvested fruits and vegetables outside and creates an invisible shield that can help store fruits without refrigeration.