11/17/2010 08:09 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Green Packaging: Are Potatoes, Coconuts And Mushrooms The Way Of The Future? (PHOTOS)

Does seeing all that plastic packaging going in the trash every time you eat make you feel guilty? There are innovators out there who want to change that.

Using cutting edge technology, or just pulling from tradition, these companies and individuals are trying to reduce the chemicals used in our packaging, and the waste going in the landfill.

Do you think these ideas are the way of the future, or just plain garbage? Vote for you favorite, and let us know what you think in the comments.

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