This edible packaging will make you reconsider seaweed

Credit: Evoware

Credit: Evoware

And if you don't want to eat it, it will dissolve quickly in water

Many Westerners don't include seaweed in their regular greens consumption unless they're sushi enthusiasts, but more than 21 species of the high-protein stuff are used in Japan (and in other Asian cuisines)...

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