Saturday, October 8, 2016

Clean water-treatment option to target sporadic outbreaks

An environmentally friendly technology to zap outbreak-causing viruses and bacteria from public drinking water has been developed by scientists. The protein-based photocatalyst uses light to generate hydrogen peroxide to eliminate E. coli, Listeria, and potentially protozoa like giardia and cryptosporidium.

from Geochemistry News -- ScienceDaily

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