21 Jan '14, 2pm

Water Management: Carbon Nanotube Sponge Shows Improved Water Cleanup

Water Management: Carbon Nanotube Sponge Shows Improved Water Cleanup

A carbon nanotube sponge capable of soaking up water contaminants, such as fertilisers , pesticides and pharmaceuticals, more than three times more efficiently than previous efforts has been presented in a new study published today.

Full article: http://greenbuildingelements.com/2014/01/21/water-managem...

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