Diane Pham

Fruitwash: Produce Labels That Turn Into Soap to Wash Your Fruits and Veggies

by , 10/25/11

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We often don’t give much thought to the pesky little stickers affixed to our produce, quickly just pulling them off and flicking them from our fingertips into a trashcan. But considering the millions of apples, pears and other produce they are tacked to, the waste adds up. In response, Scott Amron has come up with a much better alternative with his vanishing Fruitwash Labels that dissolve into an organic, fruit-cleansing produce wash that helps remove wax, pesticides, dirt and bacteria. The labels are also as practical as their non-dissolving counterparts, displaying market Price Look-Up (PLU) codes and origin. Quite ingenious if you ask us. If you’re looking for an investment opportunity, Amron is currently selling a 10% stake in the Fruitwash Label Intellectual Property (patents).

+ Amron Exptl.

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2 Comments

  1. yogakni November 11, 2011 at 7:46 pm

    How can I get this product for my produce?

  2. spaceman kermit October 25, 2011 at 3:28 pm

    Now this is a great and practical idea!

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