When is a Pizza Box not a Box?

When it’s one of these:

Now if they could only make the box eatable too, maybe as a dessert? While I love good simple effective ideas like this, it will probably have limited acceptance as most people (like me) grab a slice and go at it without a plate. Of course I rarely have leftover pizza too. Good thinking at work here…

Yummy – Microwaved Used Tires

Great idea but I wonder what kind of by-product is left over from the process if any? But this is a good start in keeping in check the overwhelming amount of by-products created by modern civilization.


Old tires are hard to bury and dirty to burn, but a New Jersey company has a new solution: microwave them.

The Global Resource Corporation, of Mount Laurel, is expected to cut the ribbon on Monday on a factory outside Chicago that makes giant microwave chambers for converting tires into three kinds of fuel: oil that can serve as a feedstock at an oil refinery, or substitute directly for diesel fuel in some applications; gases that can be burned to make electricity; and a solid material that can be burned in coal plants. Read more