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drinkable water
Carnegie Mellon University researcher Theresa Dankovich is developing filter paper treated with silver nanoparticles that can eliminate bacteria when used to filter water. One application is a book made with pages of the filter paper that can be ripped from the book to filter water as needed. (Bob Donaldson/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/TNS)

Need Clean Water? Take A Page From Researcher’s Book

Can bacteria-killing filter paper packaged in the form of a convenient book help people around the globe gain access to clean drinking water?

August 28, 2015