Diane Pham

Green Screen: A Living, Carbon-Capturing Face Mask That Filters Bacteria

by , 04/25/10

Green Screen, eco-fashion, sustainable fashion, green fashion, plant fashion, sustainable style

Face masks are certainly on the rise these days, with more and more people hoping to ward off the most unforgiving airborne ailments without the prick of a needle or the popping of anti-bodies. So what if you could take this simple sheath and turn it into a natural aid that would not only keep you safe from viral invaders, but also lend a hand in improving the local air quality? Made with pulp derived from fungal spores, along with seeds that eventually sprout, the “Green Screen” is a face mask that not only filters airborne bacteria away from delicate nasal passages, but it also sequesters carbon dioxide from every exhalation.

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  1. eco-panda April 25, 2010 at 11:24 am

    okay im not sure i would want to wear grass on my face as a face mask. I under stand the concept of it but still…. :/

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