Product designer Eben Bayer reveals his recipe for a new, fungus-based packaging material that protects fragile stuff like furniture, plasma screens — and the environment.

This talk was held in 2010, since then, and the successful launch of its MycoFoam packaging solution, Ecovative, a New York-based biomaterials company, has successfully brought mycelium-based biomaterials to the market, expanded its scope to areas other than packaging alone.